Constitution State

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Noun1.Constitution State - a New England stateConstitution State - a New England state; one of the original 13 colonies
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
New England - a region of northeastern United States comprising Maine and New Hampshire and Vermont and Massachusetts and Rhode Island and Connecticut
Bridgeport - a port in southwestern Connecticut on Long Island Sound
Farmington - a residential town in central Connecticut
capital of Connecticut, Hartford - the state capital of Connecticut; located in central Connecticut on the Connecticut river; a center of the insurance business
New Haven - a city in southwestern Connecticut; site of Yale University
New London - a town in southeastern Connecticut near Long Island Sound; an important whaling center in the 19th century
Waterbury - a city in west central Connecticut
Housatonic, Housatonic River - a river that rises in western Massachusetts and flows south through Connecticut to empty into Long Island Sound
Long Island Sound - a sound between Long Island and Connecticut
Taconic Mountains - a range of the Appalachian Mountains along the eastern border of New York with Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Vermont
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An op-ed written by Colt's Manufacturing CEO Dennis Veilleux argues that a ban sought by the Connecticut Governor on modern sporting rifles in that state would so seriously impair the iconic Colt brand with American consumers that even historical ties and a highly skilled workforce may not be enough to keep manufacturing of those semiautomatic rifles in the Constitution State.
Today's landmark acquisition is Ferrellgas' first in The Constitution State and the transaction will be immediately accretive.
But we'll take legislative leaders at their word when they say, in their Voters' Pamphlet argument on behalf of the measure, that "having Oregon's Constitution state plainly that the state government is divided into three branches will more accurately reflect the system of checks and balances that was intended by the founders.
Buffalo, NY) has published 'Defense, Liberty and the Constitution: Exploring the Critical National Security Issues of Our Time,' a volume that provides a clear narrative on what the law and the Constitution state with respect to national security issues.
The program is administered nationally by Norman Spencer McKernan and claims services are provided by Constitution State Services, a Travelers company.
A team from Junction City High School was selected to participate and placed fifth of five teams in the annual High School We the People: The Citizen & the Constitution state finals competition, held Jan.

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