FILE - In this Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, file photo, Gov.-elect Ned Lamont reacts when speaking to supporters in Hartford, Conn. Lamont is expected to deliver a dual message of optimism and realism as he takes the oath of office, becoming the state’s 89th governor, on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019.
FILE - In this Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, file photo, Gov.-elect Ned Lamont reacts when speaking to supporters in Hartford, Conn. Lamont is expected to deliver a dual message of optimism and realism as he takes the oath of office, becoming the state’s 89th governor, on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019. Jessica Hill, File AP Photo
FILE - In this Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, file photo, Gov.-elect Ned Lamont reacts when speaking to supporters in Hartford, Conn. Lamont is expected to deliver a dual message of optimism and realism as he takes the oath of office, becoming the state’s 89th governor, on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019. Jessica Hill, File AP Photo