News in Brief
Hartford Mayor Gives Up Board Chair
Mayor Eddie Perez of Hartford, Conn., has given up his leadership positions on the city’s board of education and school building committee. He has been accused of hiring a city contractor to renovate his home and not paying for it until after being confronted by investigators. He has pleaded not guilty.
Vol. 28, Issue 22, Page 5Published in Print: February 25, 2009, as Hartford Mayor Gives Up Board Chair