Ned Lamont

Interstate 684 in Greenwich
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 17, 2019 - 5:25 pm
Gov. Ned Lamont’s controversial proposal to toll drivers on a one-mile stretch of Interstate 684 mainly used by New York drivers is dead in the Connecticut Senate.
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Vape Summit
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Peter Haskell
October 17, 2019 - 1:23 pm
Governors from New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Pennsylvania held a summit on Thursday to develop a uniform regional approach to policies on e-cigarettes and legal marijuana.
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Rotisserie chicken
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 14, 2019 - 4:34 pm
People living in Connecticut will soon face a controversial tax at grocery stores.
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Ned Lamont
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June 22, 2019 - 12:20 pm
Connecticut's governor has signed legislation banning use of the so-called "gay or trans panic'' defense in criminal cases.
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I-95
Dreamstime
June 20, 2019 - 8:29 am
To jumpstart talks on his electronic tolling proposal, Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont has proposed a slight income tax cut.
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June 07, 2019 - 4:02 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- You won’t be able to buy so-called ghost guns in Connecticut after a pair of recently-passed gun reform bills were signed into law Friday. It was a celebratory mood in Hartford as Gov. Ned Lamont signed two bills into law, WCBS 880's Kevin Rincon reported. One banning ghost...
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Cigarette
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June 01, 2019 - 2:10 pm
It may soon be illegal for people under 21 to buy cigarettes in Connecticut under a new law.
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Ned Lamont signs minimum wage bill
Connecticut Governor's Office
May 28, 2019 - 1:21 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS­­ 880) — Connecticut is now the seventh state to chart a course for a $15 minimum wage. Gov. Ned Lamont signed the bill Tuesday. The legislation is the end result of years of advocacy and hard work among organized labor. “We tried and failed a couple of times and this year we got it...
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Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont
May 17, 2019 - 10:29 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — A $15 per hour minimum wage is coming to Connecticut. The State Senate has given its blessing to a bill that hikes the minimum wage from its current $10.10 per hour. The final vote in the Senate was 21-14. The act would grow the base wage in one dollar annual increments,...
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I-84
Dreamstime
May 17, 2019 - 9:12 am
Lawmakers are gearing up for what should be a close vote on enacting new tolls on Connecticut highways.
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