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Susan Bysiewicz, Leyna Donaldson, Tristan Donaldson

Secretary of the State Susan Bysiewicz announced her candidacy for the office of Attorney General Wednesday morning in the council chambers of Middletown city hall. She was joined at the podium by her family, from left: Bysewicz hugs her daughter Leyna Donaldson, 16, as she introduces her... STEPHEN DUNN / HARTFORD COURANT