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Oct 7, 2014 | via MyFoxNY
The Connecticut home of the man who carried out the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary school has been demolished. Several neighbors had asked that the 3,100-square-foot house be taken down, saying it was a constant reminder of the tragedy in Newtown. Comment?
Thursday Mar 19 | via NNDB
An embarrassment to both the national and Connecticut state Republican party leadership, Governor John G. Rowland's political career is finally circling the drain. It's difficult to maintain any kind of public support when you're facing an 18-month federal corruption probe, Bill O'Reilly is calling for you to resign, President George W. Bush excludes you from any campaigning on his behalf, and the ranking Republican in the Connecticut state Senate Judiciary Committee describes you as having exhibited an "almost pathological pattern of behavior regarding ethical lapses." Comment?
Tuesday Mar 17 | via Ctnewsjunkie.com
A bill that protected tenants living in properties under foreclosure expired on New Years Eve, leaving tenants across the United States wondering when and if they would arrive home to find their belongings curbside. Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal last week introduced a bill intended to extend the benefits afforded by the Protecting Tenants at Foreclosure Act. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 11 | via Milford Mirror
Highlighting the struggle many students and families face trying to pay for college, State Senator Gayle S. Slossberg and Senate Democrats have announced their support for legislation aimed at making college more affordable. "We've reached the point where people are putting their lives on hold because of the overwhelming burden of student debt," said Slossberg. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 10 | via Ctnewsjunkie.com
The same day President Barack Obama signed a memorandum directing federal agencies to do more to help student loan borrowers, the legislature's Banking Committee passed legislation increasing regulation of lenders. The Connecticut bill is just one of many addressing the student loan crisis. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Mortgage News Daily
Bottom Right Default State Name: State Name underscore: State Name dash: State Name lower underscore: State Name lower dash: State Name lower: State Abbreviation: State Abbreviation Lower: It is a continuously updated stream of news from around the web Visit throughout the day for the latest breaking news. Here are five key quotes from Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen's remarks to a conference at the San Francisco Fed. Comment?
14 min ago | via The Capitol Fax Blog
Gov. Rauner's administration is asking for information on conducting an appraisal of the Thompson Center government building in Chicago. Rauner's office says talk of selling is "premature," they're simply determining value of state assets. Comment?
15 min ago | via Canada.com
You love it - so we're extending it! The massive likeitbuyitvancouver.com online sale presented by the Vancouver Sun and Province will be extended two days, due to huge shopper demand. Lilies and dahlias. Comment?
19 min ago | via The Big Picture
2. Consumer prices rose 0.2% in February, in line with expectations. 3. Initial jobless claims fell to 282k, 8k less than expected. Comment?
21 min ago | via Housing Wire
B2R Finance , a lender for single-family residential rental property investors, announced the first multi-borrower SFR securitization transaction in the industry. The new transaction is expected to consist of $230 million aggregate principal balance pass-through certificates rated by at least two rating agencies and backed by 144 mortgage loans. Comment?
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