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January 30, 2015

OP-ED | Connecticut Should Be Open to Lyft, Uber; Time to Deregulate Taxis

by Suzanne Bates | January 30, 2015 1:30pm

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This session the Connecticut legislature can show it’s ready to move the state firmly into the 21st century by adapting to the innovations that continue to disrupt the way we do business, while at the same time making the state friendlier to young millennials.

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OP-ED | On the Gas Tax, Murphy Gets It Half Right

by Terry Cowgill | January 30, 2015 5:30am

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Sen. Chris Murphy, who has made a name for himself lately in the field of foreign policy, has stumbled onto a good domestic policy idea —  sort of.

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January 29, 2015

Lawmakers Seek To Repeal Sales Tax On Diapers

by Cara Rosner | January 29, 2015 5:30am

Cara Rosner photo Two Democratic lawmakers have introduced legislation seeking to exempt baby diapers from state sales tax.

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January 26, 2015

State Adds Jobs In December

by Christine Stuart | January 26, 2015 2:02pm

Shutterstock photo A new report from the Connecticut Department of Labor shows that the state added 4,800 positions in December 2014 and more importantly is just 22,800 jobs away from a full recovery.

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January 23, 2015

OP-ED | Does Paid Sick Leave Work? Proving It Is Not Easy

by Susan Bigelow | January 23, 2015 8:29am

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Paid sick leave is back in the news, thanks to a mention in President Barack Obama’s State of the Union speech. Mandated paid sick days are already a reality in our state. But do they actually do what they promise?

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January 16, 2015

OP-ED | Let Connecticut’s Car Dealers Sell Teslas

by Jim Fleming | January 16, 2015 12:14pm

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It’s getting a lot of attention: the Tesla, the luxury electric car that has excited many car enthusiasts. The price tag is high and only a handful of people in Connecticut own one. It’s a great product!

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January 15, 2015

Access Health CT Creates Appeals Process to Protect Businesses

by Christine Stuart | January 15, 2015 3:11pm

Shutter Stock photo Connecticut’s health insurance exchange board voted Thursday to create an appeal process for employers whose workers may have erroneously reported that their company plan was not up to federal standards and received coverage and subsidies through the exchange.

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January 13, 2015

Biotech and Biopharma Industry Get Boost From Business Community

by Cara Rosner | January 13, 2015 5:06pm

Shutter Stock photo The state’s biotech and biopharma industries are getting a new voice advocating for them at the Capitol and with regulatory agencies.

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January 8, 2015

Malloy Continues To Be Coy About Transportation Vision

by Christine Stuart | January 8, 2015 5:39pm

Christine Stuart photo Still unwilling to offer much in the way of details Thursday, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy maintained that his vision for Connecticut’s transportation future will be big.  It will include widening all of Interstate 95, improving bus and rail service, and making sure money raised to improve it will stay in a “lockbox.”

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December 31, 2014

Minimum Wage Will Increase Thursday

by Christine Stuart | December 31, 2014 11:30am

Shutterstock photo Tens of thousands of Connecticut residents will get a raise Thursday when the minimum wage increases from $8.70 an hour to $9.15 per hour.

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