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Rell to Take Oath as New Connecticut Governor

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Rell to Take Oath as New Connecticut Governor

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Rell to Take Oath as New Connecticut Governor

Rell to Take Oath as New Connecticut Governor

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M. Jodi Rell will be sworn in Thursday as the new governor of Connecticut. Rell replaces Gov. John Rowland, who resigned under threat of impeachment. Rowland is accused of accepting gifts and services. He could still face a federal corruption indictment. Tandaleya Wilder of member station WSHU reports.