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The governor at the time, M. Jodi Rell, said that what the two lawmakers were seeking to do was “blatantly unconstitutional, insensitive, and inappropriate.” It does not speak well for the current governor that he does not see what Rell saw. Worse, Gov. Malloy wants to promote McDonald to be Chief Justice.
Jodi Rell nominated their best friend and political advisor to serve as the chief justice of the Connecticut Supreme Court, they would have been rightfully excoriated by the political opposition and likely criticized by those in their own party,” Herbst told the Courant. During his time as a justice, Stafstrom said, ...

Rell lawsuit (initiated when M. Jodi Rell was governor), but references and builds upon precedent from previous court battles over school financing, such as the 1977 Horton v. Meskill case. The decision defends wealthier school districts' right to spend more of their own tax dollars if they wish to, and notes ...
In the spring of 2010, a General Assembly in firm control of the Democrats, confronting a lame-duck Republican governor, M. Jodi Rell, who had no fight left in her, conspired to ignore gaping projected deficit projections and avoid any tax increases, cuts to municipal aid or reductions in social services.
HARTFORD — The dominance of unions in state government has led to high taxes and debt, severe pension liabilities and the slowest job growth in the country, a new report by the Yankee Institute concludes. “Government unions' dominance in Hartford has led to a two-tiered system of laws — one that ...
Two crashes, within six weeks of one another, caused the deaths of seven teenagers in the fall of 2007 and were among the many others that prompted the adoption of tougher teen-driving laws in 2008. Advocates at the state Capitol Thursday said the laws have saved the lives of other young drivers.

Connecticut adopted a voluntary system of publicly financing campaigns in 2005, the work of a Republican governor, M. Jodi Rell, and a Democratic legislature in response to a bid-rigging scandal that forced the resignation and corruption conviction of Rell's predecessor, John G. Rowland. Before the ...
M. Jodi Rell, also included a pledge from the state in its bond covenant — its contract with investors. Connecticut specifically pledged, with one small exception under extreme circumstances, to deposit the full annual contribution recommended by fund analysts for the 25-year life of the bond issuance — or ...
M. Jodi Rell nominated Peter Zarella to be chief justice. Democrats say that Zarella's nomination was held up not because of politics, but because of a judicial ethics probe of then-Chief Justice William Sullivan. Rell ultimately withdrew the nomination. In 2009, Zarella was unanimously reappointed as an ...
John Rowland and M. Jodi Rell as well as Malloy. You'll get the chance to stop that in November when there's a referendum question on the ballot for a “lock box” on the STF. Real problem is state employee union contracts. That may be so, but the SEBAC contracts were just renegotiated and approved by ...
Joseph M. Suggs Jr., the former Democratic state treasurer, is running in the special election to succeed state Rep. David Baram, D-Bloomfield, who resigned earlier this month after winning a special election for probate judge. Democrat Bobby Gibson of Bloomfield also is seeking what has been a safe ...
... Former DEEP spokesman Dennis Schain has filed paperwork to run for state Senate in 2018. Schain marked himself as a Democrat and is seeking the 4th district seat which is currently held by Democrat Steve Cassano. Schain retired from DEEP in October and also served as former Governor Jodi Rell's ...
M. Jodi Rell. Veterans are chosen for their service in the military and in their communities. 20 years ago. Memorial service to honor slain Haitian ...
Malloy's predecessor, M. Jodi Rell, took office upon the resignation of John G. Rowland amidst a corruption investigation and impeachment ...
M. Jodi Rell, she had been sworn in as a Superior Court judge in 1998. She presided over juvenile and civil matters in Bridgeport, Stamford ...
M. Jodi Rell suspended parole following the gruesome murder of a Cheshire family by two parolees who were living in a Hartford halfway ...
M. Jodi Rell, signed a law in 2005 that legalized same-sex civil unions. In a 4-3 decision, the state Supreme Court legalized gay marriage, ...

HARTFORD — The retirement announcement Thursday by Connecticut Supreme Court Chief Justice Chase T. Rogers could open the door for ...
M. Jodi Rell in 2007. A New Canaan resident at the time, Rogers served as a Superior Court judge starting in January 1998 under Gov. John G.
M. Jodi Rell and to the Appellate Court by Malloy last May. She was born in Angola to Portuguese parents and emigrated from Africa to the U.S. ...
M. Jodi Rell and the legislature borrowed $1 billion in 2009. Still, legislative leaders said their relationship with the governor is not adversarial.
Jodi Rell did in 2009, when the state budget did not become effective until Sept. 8. Nonetheless, some municipalities and the Connecticut ...
M. Jodi Rell to declare last week's rainstorm a disaster so residents and business owners can receive federal assistance to help pay for ...
WEST HARTFORD ― The Governor M. Jodi Rell Center for Public Service at the University of Hartford is presenting a panel discussion, Better ...
M. Jodi Rell and to the Appellate Court by Malloy last May. She was born in Angola to Portuguese parents and emigrated from Africa to the U.S. ...
M. Jodi Rell said she was willing to increase her bond proposal by $120 million to break a stalemate with the legislature's Democratic majority.
Kurantowicz served as finance director during the 2006 governor's race for Republican incumbent M. Jodi Rell, who was elected to her first full ...
M. Jodi Rell, reaches the mandatory retirement age of 70 on Monday. The other vacancy was created in July by the decision of Justice Carmen ...
M. Jodi Rell. In November, 2005, Rell brought Democratic and GOP lawmakers together in the wake of several major scandals, including the ...
Our former governor, Jodi Rell, vetoed a death penalty abolition bill in Connecticut, citing the lone survivor of a horrible triple-murder and home ...
M. Jodi Rell signed 2005 finance reforms following scandals that rocked Connecticut — including the prison terms of her predecessor, John G.
M. Jodi Rell approved about $2 billion in borrowing to bolster the teachers' pension fund. In the bond covenant— the contract between the state ...
Attorney Josh Koskof holds a press conference at his Bridgeport law office with family members of several victims standing behind him.
... black-holes have been created by his predecessors, Republican Governors Jodi Rell and John Rowland. Malloy “inherited” these problems, ...
M. Jodi Rell, who cut funding. Still, the statewide tourism marketing budget has declined in recent years, to $6.4 million this year from $15 ...
M. Jodi Rell, he said he was the second Asian-American to become a judge in Connecticut. During his decade of service, Nazzaro presided ...
M. Jodi Rell, and the 2009-10 General Assembly, had propped up local education grants with $270 million in emergency federal stimulus ...
M. Jodi Rell and the legislature exhausted that entire reserve between 2009 and 2011. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and the legislature amassed a ...
In 2009, former Gov. M. Jodi Rell allowed the budget that closed a nearly $9 billion deficit to go in effect without her signature. In 1991, the year ...
M. Jodi Rell. Gov. Malloy complained to the Daily Beast about Rowland signing a 1997 master agreement with SEBAC that protected benefits ...
Connecticut Governor M. Jodi Rell announced that a $60 million museum would be built on a 2.7- acre site at Fort Trumbull, but just two years ...
30 at 6:30 p.m. with keynote speaker, former Connecticut Governor Jodi Rell. Attendees will have an opportunity to learn more about the ...
... say I remind them of Ella Grasso, a beloved Democratic governor,” and on the Republican side they say she reminds them of Jodi Rell.
M. Jodi Rell, who rose from lieutenant governor after John G. Rowland resigned on his disgraced path to a guilty plea and his first stint in ...
... serving as governor, yet income tax rates were raised on top earners during the term of the prior governor, Republican M. Jodi Rell.
Jodi Rell. He ran again in 2010 and comfortably won the primary, defeating Ned Lamont, the 2006 U.S. Senate nominee, by 57 percent to 43 ...
M. Jodi Rell, Anthony was ordered to take a year off because there was no money. He's had surgery on his feet and hips. A couple years ago, ...
M. Jodi Rell, however, contributed only 93 percent in 2009 and 80 percent in 2010. The pension fund has faced decades of underfunding due ...
Previous recipients of the award include Suzy Whaley, the Professional Golf Association (PGA) of American vice president, M. Jodi Rell, former ...
Jodi Rell relentlessly in all of their reelection campaigns. Connecticut's pension debt is not our fault; we inherited these problems from previous Republican governors - whose budgets we rejiggered to satisfy union demands.


 

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