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Monday, November 13, 2006

State Dems embrace DeStefano's message

John DeStefano might have loss the election but the state Democrats will adpot his message.
New Haven Mayor John DeStefano Jr. lost the gubernatorial election, but his policy proposals made a big impression on the now-veto-proof Democratic majorities in the Connecticut General Assembly.

DeStefano's plans to pursue universal health care, revamp the state's property tax system and invest more money in transportation are all part of the agenda Democrats will work on during the six-month, budget-setting legislative session that begins Jan. 3.
Read the full story over at the Connecticut Post.