January 5, 2017
by Christine Stuart | January 5, 2017 12:51pm
With two resignations in the Senate on opening day, it looks as if all the pieces stopped moving long enough for legislative leadership to name committee chairs and vice chairs.
October 19, 2016
by Jack Kramer and Christine Stuart | October 19, 2016 4:30am
At the end of September, Republican Donald Trump’s campaign paid a $37,000 bill for police overtime costs related to a rally he held in Bridgeport before the April 26 primary.
October 13, 2016
by Christine Stuart | October 13, 2016 4:30am
October 5, 2016
by Christine Stuart | October 5, 2016 11:00am
September 19, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 19, 2016 4:30am
Even though the state said it would appeal the ruling, a Wall Street ratings firm said the Sept. 7 decision in Connecticut’s landmark education lawsuit would “benefit financially troubled cities” and boost their sagging bond ratings.
August 24, 2016
by Christine Stuart | August 24, 2016 2:55pm
A California-based education advocacy group backed by Silicon Valley entrepreneur David Welch filed a federal lawsuit in Connecticut Tuesday seeking to establish a federal constitutional right to an adequate education.
August 18, 2016
by Jack Kramer | August 18, 2016 4:29am
Coming to consensus on gun ownership rights in this country is a useless exercise.
August 9, 2016
by Staff Report | August 9, 2016 9:53pm
There were local issues at play in each of the 12 legislative primaries throughout the state Tuesday, but it looks as if Hamden Democrat Josh Elliott pulled off a victory against Hamden Council President Jim Pascarella, while Sens. Marilyn Moore and Terry Gerratana each held onto their seats.
July 28, 2016
by Jack Kramer | July 28, 2016 11:00am
As the clock ticks toward the start of another legislative session in January, Connecticut lawmakers will once again be confronted about whether they should raise the hourly minimum wage — and by how much.
July 25, 2016
by Jack Kramer and Christine Stuart | July 25, 2016 11:00am
There is no statewide primary in Connecticut this year, but there are 16 Democratic and Republican primaries coming up on Aug. 9, including 12 legislative primaries, two for probate judge, and two registrar of voters.