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The pandemic changed how we vote. These states are making the changes permanent.

The Covid-19 pandemic is receding in America. But some of the changes it prompted in American elections are here to stay. A handful of states…

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Connecticut Becomes 18th State to Legalize Marijuana for Adults

“This legislation recognizes that the responsible use of marijuana by adults should not be a crime, and that those who carry the stigma of a…

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Betsy DeVos left Washington 5 months ago. Her legacy is alive and well.

The Biden administration is trying to scrub Betsy DeVos’ policy fingerprints from the Education Department on everything from for-profit colleges to sex-based discrimination. Standing in…

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Connecticut poised to legalize marijuana

Connecticut is poised to become the 18th state to allow residents to use marijuana for recreational purposes after a measure cleared a critical hurdle in…

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Connecticut Poised to Become Next State to Legalize Marijuana for Adults

“Marginalized communities have disproportionately suffered for decades because of the discriminatory enforcement of marijuana laws in Connecticut. This bill is a step toward addressing that…

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Private colleges across America can’t pay their bills

Behind the scenes in colleges across the U.S., institutions are having trouble paying their bills. Why it matters: There’s a reckoning coming in higher education…

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New Connecticut parenting bill gives LGBTQ families a sigh of relief

“We already know we are a family, and now with this bill passing, no one can tell us differently,” one lesbian mom said of the…

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Judge ruling upholds Connecticut school mask mandate

A judge has ruled to keep Connecticut’s school mask requirement in place after it was challenged by a lawsuit filed in August, … Source: https://thehill.com/homenews/state-watch/555412-judge-ruling-upholds-connecticut-school-mask-mandate Droolin’…

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Amazon closing Connecticut site after another noose found

Amazon announced on Thursday that it was shutting down a construction site in Windsor, Conn., after a seventh noose was discovered.The most recent incident on…

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NYC to resume 24-hour subway service, businesses to fully reopen

New York City will resume its 24-hour subway service on May 17, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday, along with fast-tracking the city’s plans to fully…

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Some kids never logged on to remote school. Now what?

Kristen Record, a science teacher at Bunnell High School in Stratford, Conn., looks forward to the day she can use regular lab equipment again. Teaching…

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Connecticut ends religious exemption for school vaccinations

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont (D) signed into law on Wednesday a bill that ends religious exemptions for school vaccinations.”Governor Ned Lamont today announced that he has…

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Judge tosses suit that sought to block transgender athletes

HARTFORD, Conn. — A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit that sought to prevent transgender athletes from competing in girls high school sports in Connecticut…

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Connecticut lifting all COVID business restrictions by May 19

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont (D) on Monday announced that he would be lifting all COVID-19 business restrictions on May 19.”Contingent upon sufficiently low rates of…

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Why legal cannabis in New York could be a bigger deal than California

Despite being half the size of the legal cannabis market in California, New York is poised to impact the larger industry and culture beyond its…

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Wallflowers Announce First Album Since 2012

In 2019, the Wallflowers experienced a mini-resurgence due to the inclusion of the band’s seminal “One Headlight” in the Pete Davidson/Judd Apatow film The King of…

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State lawmakers warm up to weed

State legislatures have been slow to catch up to the marijuana legalization trend as, time and again, they let voters decide what to do about…

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Five dorms at University of Connecticut under quarantine

The move comes after state police broke up a nearby party attended by about 100 people. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/five-dormitories-university-connecticut-under-quarantine-n1262983 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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New York Legislature votes to legalize adult-use, recreational cannabis

New York state lawmakers voted late Tuesday to legalize adult-use cannabis and create the country’s second-largest recreational marijuana market, setting the stage for the Empire…

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Senate faces a new post-tragedy quagmire as anti-Asian hate crimes rise

Senate Democrats are vowing quick action to stem the rise in hate crimes against Asian Americans. But their modest legislative effort is headed toward the…

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When LBJ and Hubert Humphrey Teamed Up to Break a Talking Filibuster

When Hubert Humphrey and Lyndon Johnson joined the Senate in 1949, the first debate both joined was a filibuster over a proposed reform of the…

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Connecticut lifting coronavirus capacity limits on March 19

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont (D) … Source: https://thehill.com/homenews/state-watch/541705-connecticut-lifting-all-covid-19-capacity-limits-on-march-19 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Lexi Lonas

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