Capitol Report: Ganim’s driver clocked going 87 mph

Joe Ganim during his victory speech Tuesday night (WTNH)

(WTNH) — The driver for Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim was clocked going 87 mph on Interstate 84 last week.

The incident allegedly happened just after Mayor Ganim submitted his papers to run for governor.

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A State Trooper let Ramon Garcia go with just a warning. Garcia is a Bridgeport police officer who is part of Mayor Ganim’s security detail.

Also, there is a high demand for medical marijuana in Connecticut.

The Department of Consumer Protection is soliciting applications for three new licenses for dispensaries.

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Right now, the state has more than 22,000 medical marijuana patients.

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