September 28, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 28, 2016 1:30pm
(Updated 5:02 p.m.) There was bipartisan consensus Wednesday that the $220 million economic incentive package for Lockheed Martin to continue helicopter production in Connecticut is a good deal for taxpayers.
September 26, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 26, 2016 4:35pm
Democratic and Republican lawmakers are poised to approve a $220 million package of economic incentives for Lockheed Martin that would guarantee the company continues to produce helicopters in the state through June 2032.
September 23, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 23, 2016 1:32pm
The state departments of Social Services and Revenue Services found that the hospital tax enacted in 2011 by the General Assembly and implemented by the two agencies is legal.
September 21, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 21, 2016 10:19pm
If the General Assembly holds a special session to approve a package of economic incentives for Lockheed Martin, Republican legislative leaders said Wednesday that it should be expanded to include a handful of other proposals.
by Christine Stuart | September 21, 2016 5:30am
September 16, 2016
by Susan Bigelow | September 16, 2016 9:59am
After a tense week, it looks like Connecticut’s insurance exchange is saved. Don’t breathe that sigh of relief just yet, though. It’s more obvious than ever that the exchanges are fatally flawed.
September 15, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 15, 2016 6:20pm
Senate Republicans predicted that the state will face a $2 billion deficit following the Nov. 8 election and they want the majority Democratic Party to express a sense of urgency to resolve it along with a handful of other issues they detailed Thursday at a press conference.
September 13, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 13, 2016 2:19pm
The Connecticut Department of Banking has less than 20 days to decide whether it will appeal a court decision that sustains tribal immunity for an Oklahoma-based Indian tribe that manages payday loan companies.
September 9, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 9, 2016 11:00am
More of Connecticut’s businesses are profitable this year than at any other time since the 2008 recession, but fewer than half plan to make job-creating investments in this state and 26 percent plan on moving some of their production to another state or country over the next five years.
by Susan Bigelow | September 9, 2016 10:00am
ConnectiCare is the latest insurer to rejected by the Connecticut Insurance Department. If this continues, soon the exchanges will be either empty or inaccessible for the people who need them. The system badly needs reform.