June 30, 2016
by Christine Stuart | June 30, 2016 6:58pm
State Comptroller Kevin Lembo added his name Thursday to a growing list of advocates and officials asking Insurance Commissioner Katharine Wade to recuse herself from reviewing the Anthem-Cigna merger.
June 28, 2016
by Jack Kramer | June 28, 2016 2:30pm
June 27, 2016
by Christine Stuart | June 27, 2016 12:02pm
June 24, 2016
by Terry Cowgill | June 24, 2016 5:29am
In all the years I’ve been writing about government, I’ve never been able to answer one question: why are otherwise smart people so blind to their own conflicts of interest?
June 23, 2016
by Christine Stuart | June 23, 2016 5:30am
Without addressing recent conflict-of-interest allegations against state insurance regulators, Connecticut’s senior senator wrote Wednesday that the U.S. Department of Justice should deny the mergers of Aetna with Humana and Anthem with Cigna.
Tags: Anthem, Aetna, Cigna, Humana, Richard Blumenthal, insurance merger
June 13, 2016
by Max Moran | June 13, 2016 9:30am
Harkening back to his days as attorney general, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal is joining other other Senators in sponsoring legislation that would protect children from falling furniture.
by Jack Kramer | June 13, 2016 5:30am
Bridgeport Mayor Joseph Ganim didn’t hesitate to single himself out Friday as the kind of person who would benefit from his city’s new Second Chance Society Initiative at a news conference at the Margaret Morton Government Center.
June 10, 2016
by Sarah Darer Littman | June 10, 2016 9:00am
What a difference a decade makes. Back in 2004, when then-Mayor Dan Malloy was launching his first exploratory committee for governor, he called for “a fundamental change in our approach to government.” As the first official investigation into corruption charges against Gov. John Rowland continued, that Malloy said, “When government becomes a closed insider game this kind of stuff can play itself out.”
by Terry Cowgill | June 10, 2016 5:30am
June 9, 2016
by Christine Stuart | June 9, 2016 9:10pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy vetoed two more bills Thursday, including one that was passed on the last night of session and another that would give a legislative committee the ability to evaluate the state’s tax incentive program for recruiting and retaining businesses.