February 24, 2015
by Cara Rosner | February 24, 2015 12:00pm
February 19, 2015
by Terry Cowgill | February 19, 2015 3:53pm
February 18, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | February 18, 2015 5:30am
Connecticut’s economy could grow at a rate of 8.1 percent this year, according to a report released Wednesday by University of Connecticut economists, who describe the prediction as both “stunning” and “dubious.”
February 13, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | February 13, 2015 3:01pm
February 12, 2015
by Suzanne Bates | February 12, 2015 7:52pm
Just when everyone was starting to express some cautious optimism about the job market in Connecticut, Gallup’s poll listing Connecticut in last place for job creation felt like a sucker punch to our collective guts.
Tags: Tenet, jobs, Family Medical Leave Insurance, CBIA, opinion, Suzanne Bates, mc
by Lori Pelletier | February 12, 2015 4:33pm
Now that the economy is starting to rebound from the Great Recession, the question is not simply how many jobs are we creating, but are we creating jobs that raise wages for all? To ensure a strong recovery, we need family-sustaining wages. And the answer is clear: the best solution to low, stagnant wages is to join a union.
February 9, 2015
by Wendell Potter | February 9, 2015 3:04pm
We got a glimpse last week of what would happen to our health care system if Republicans increase their control of Congress and win the White House in 2016.
February 6, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | February 6, 2015 11:30am
Two state lawmakers are seeking to legalize and tax the sale of recreational marijuana in Connecticut. They want it to be seen as a revenue generator and boon to the state’s economy.
Tags: Edwin Vargas, Juan Candelaria, New Haven, Hartford, marijuana, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, Colorado, Washington, Oregon, drugs, dh, js
by Terry Cowgill | February 6, 2015 5:29am
You’ve got to admire tenacity and passion in the face of 30-miles-an-hour winds and some of the coldest temperatures we’ve seen this season. But such is the stuff railroad buffs are made of.
February 5, 2015
by Christine Stuart | February 5, 2015 12:59pm