by Christine Stuart | January 10, 2017 5:30am
One of Connecticut’s largest home care agencies claims it’s in a David versus Goliath battle with the Department of Social Services regarding its new telephonic and computer-based in-home scheduling, tracking, and billing system.
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by Christine Stuart | January 9, 2017 12:58pm
HARTFORD, CT—Connecticut’s inability to employ its workforce at the same level as its neighboring New England states may be a blessing in disguise.
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by Christine Stuart | January 9, 2017 10:30am
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy refused to rule out tax increases in a 40-minute interview in his office with Capitol reporters Friday.
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by Terry Cowgill | January 6, 2017 5:30am
Skilled politicians are great at picking their battles. Sometimes on matters of importance they’re nowhere to be found. But on more obscure or relatively trivial issues, they’re all over it.
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by Cara Rosner | December 22, 2016 5:30am
As usual, a new year will bring new state laws to Connecticut, and several pieces of legislation — governing a wide range of topics — are slated to take effect on Jan. 1.
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by Christine Stuart | December 16, 2016 3:26pm
HARTFORD, CT — Federal railroad officials endorsed a controversial plan to bring high-speed rail through a historic part of Old Lyme as part of the new Old Saybrook-to-Rhode Island bypass for Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor. But no one in Connecticut seems to be on board.
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by Christine Stuart | December 14, 2016 5:30am
General Electric’s decision to move its headquarters to Boston may have just been the most visible sign that Connecticut failed to lay the groundwork for a 21st century economy, but a University of Connecticut professor says there were plenty of other missed opportunities over the past two decades.
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by Christine Stuart | December 12, 2016 2:54pm
President-elect Donald Trump’s tweet about the F-35 strike fighter program seems to suggest cuts are coming.
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by Christine Stuart | December 12, 2016 11:00am
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy was praised by the Hartford business community Monday for the agreement he reached last week with a union coalition to avoid a spike in pension payments for state employees.
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by Cara Rosner | December 9, 2016 5:30am
Business leaders have grown less optimistic about the conditions facing their companies in Connecticut, according to a new survey.
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