December 21, 2014
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March 27, 2015
by Cara Rosner | March 27, 2015 3:09pm
by Suzanne Bates | March 27, 2015 1:49pm
Today the state’s Planning and Development Committee passed two bills that — if they become law — will create vast new powers for state and regional bodies over local governments in Connecticut.
by Christine Stuart | March 27, 2015 1:25pm
by Elizabeth Regan | March 27, 2015 8:30am
State Sen. Mae Flexer, D-Killingly, said there is bipartisan confusion within the Higher Education and Employment Committee about a bill she introduced to help shift the way society thinks about sexual assault.
by Terry Cowgill | March 27, 2015 5:30am
Common sense isn’t a quality in great supply at the Capitol, but when House Republicans and their Democratic speaker can find common ground on the solution to a problem, then you know you’re really onto something.
by Jordan Fenster | March 27, 2015 5:00am
The first official entrant in the 2016 presidential Grand Prix started his engines this week. But if the pundits are right, he won’t be the first sitting legislator to seek the highest office in the land. Quite the opposite, six members of Congress so far have been said to be actively seeking the presidency, all running against each other.
Tags: DeLauro, Esty, Blumenthal, chris murphy, john larson, DC News Junkie, dh
March 26, 2015
by Christine Stuart | March 26, 2015 5:15pm
Republican lawmakers said a Senate Democratic proposal to change campaign finance laws breaks a promise they made to the state 10 years ago when they established the clean election system.
by Susan Bigelow | March 26, 2015 3:00pm
Connecticut is poised to finally do something about the epidemic of sexual assault on college campuses. The legislature needs to see this through, because more than just the safety of the next generation of students is at stake.
by Christine Stuart | March 26, 2015 12:05pm
Anti-poverty advocates and residents who benefit from the state’s social service programs visited the state Capitol to lobby lawmakers Wednesday against many of the $1.3 billion in spending cuts included in Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s budget.