February 14, 2014
by Terry D. Cowgill | February 14, 2014 6:30am
The cause of freedom of information in Connecticut went through a bleak period last year. The ghastly school massacre in Newtown had prompted frantic lawmakers to pass laws restricting FOI in the dead of night and without public hearings. And just when open-government advocates thought things had quieted down, along came the “Task Force on Victim Privacy and the Public’s Right to Know.”
by Hugh McQuaid | February 14, 2014 6:30am
February 7, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | February 7, 2014 6:04pm
by Christine Stuart | February 7, 2014 2:24pm
January 30, 2014
by Christine Stuart | January 30, 2014 6:30am
On Monday, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy left the door open for the legislature to offer amnesty to gun owners and by Wednesday Connecticut Against Gun Violence began mobilizing its supporters against it.
January 24, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | January 24, 2014 6:13pm
January 21, 2014
by Christine Stuart | January 21, 2014 12:32pm
They knew from the start that it was a long shot, but former Gov. John G. Rowland and Marc Rya, his former budget director, said it’s “unfortunate” that the U.S. Supreme Court decided not to hear a petition regarding a decade-old labor dispute.
January 17, 2014
by Susan Bigelow | January 17, 2014 9:51am
January 15, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | January 15, 2014 12:18am
Republican Tom Foley told hundreds of Connecticut gun owners that he would veto future gun control restrictions if he is elected governor. But he disappointed some gun owners Tuesday night when he stopped short of calling for repeal.
January 3, 2014
by Susan Bigelow | January 3, 2014 12:59pm
The New Year has rung in some new laws and rules on issues ranging from gun rights and the minimum wage to immigration control and transgender rights, and for good or ill, Connecticut is becoming a more liberal place in 2014.