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Reporter — New York Times
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Former Reporter & Editor for the NYT, with proven financial prowess, flair for research and 1700 published clips

Alison Leigh Cowan's Biography

Reporter and Editor, with proven financial prowess, flair for research and 27 years of experience just at the NYT in daily and investigative journalism, hard news and features. Seeking job that will put expert research and reporting skills to use for a good end. Unafraid of hard work or long hours.

Since 2003, I had been working for the Metro desk, as a domestic correspondent covering Connecticut and as a ...

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Malloy intern application form out of step with 2nd-chance goal

Koch Brothers Outflank Malloy On Re-Entry — by Alison Leigh Cowan | May 8, 2015 8:10 am As Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy talks up a "second chance society" for ex-cons, he could learn from a political nemesis about how to help former offenders land jobs by "banning the box."

Archivists Bringing Past Into Future Are Now Less Cloistered

Sorry State Chapter Comes To A Close — by Alison Leigh Cowan | Mar 24, 2015 4:04 pm Lisa Wilson-Foley, a wealthy protégée whom ex-Gov. John G. Rowland liked to call "grasshopper" as he tutored her behind-the-scenes on the art of politics, will be following her mentor straight to prison for her role in the botched business scheme they engineered with her husband to help her win a U.S.

Rowland Sentenced To 30 Months This Time — by Alison Leigh Cowan | Mar 18, 2015 12:39 pm John Rowland has earned a second term-a second term behind bars. Rowland, a 57-year-old former Connecticut governor, received a 30-month sentence Wednesday morning in U.S. District Court in New Haven for conspiring to hide work he did for a failed 2012 Republican candidate for U.S.

Former Governor's Sentence Brings Gasps, and Questions About Leniency — EW HAVEN, March 18 - Up to the end, prosecutors were arguing that sentencing Connecticut's former governor, John G. Rowland, to anything less than the 15 to 21 months recommended in federal sentencing guidelines would send a message that power and position matter when it comes to crime and punishment.

New Haven Independent — by Alison Leigh Cowan | Mar 4, 2015 12:14 pm The New Haven-based judge who will soon sentence disgraced ex-Gov. John G. Rowland for campaign shenanigans turns out to have a political past of her own - and it involves dead bodies.

New Haven Independent — by Alison Leigh Cowan | Feb 4, 2015 4:05 pm In a state where one disgraced politician after another has dived back into politics after leaving prison, Connecticut's top crime fighter vowed Wednesday to keep a sharp eye out for corruption. Ex-offenders deserve second chances, said the prosecutor, U.S.

New Haven Independent — by Alison Leigh Cowan | Jan 28, 2015 11:58 am He talked his way out of a prison term, testifying for the prosecution and telling the judge an all-too human impulse to please his wife led him astray.

Tough Judge Lets Rowland Co-Conspirator Off Easy — by Alison Leigh Cowan | Jan 9, 2015 4:01 pm A judge known for cracking down on corruption talked tough Friday-but gave a confessed campaign-fraud conspirator a break. The judge, Janet Bond Arterton, handed down a sentence in U.S. District Court in New Haven that spared Brian Foley jail time for a crime that she said undermines democracy.
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May 23, 2015

There should be a name for this kind of delayed revelation about what they really think about us. #diss-and-tell?…

May 21, 2015

Former country retreat of Boss Tweet to play host to Hillary Clinton fundraiser in June, via GreenwichTime…

May 21, 2015

Hillary Clinton to raise campaign funds in Greenwich at former country retreat of Boss Tweed, via GreenwichTime…

May 20, 2015

From 3 to 6 pm, NStamford & Greenwich advised to stay put MT Gridlock alert issued for Obama's pvt fund-raising visit…

May 19, 2015

RT @teoarmus: Emma Sulkowicz is with her mattress, waiting in the processional line for #ccclassday

May 15, 2015

hey, @DavidWDunlap, can you follow me so I can reply via direct message?

May 15, 2015

Connecticut Governor banned the box this week 5 yrs after state passed #Ban-the-Box law & just days aft I broke story…

May 15, 2015

For real? They capture the bear in Shelton, and they release it in Newtown? RT | Valley Independent Sentinel…

May 15, 2015

DeB slow to ban those horses but likely to ratify NYC Council bill banning sale of bunnies in pet shops via @reuters…

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