February 4, 2016
by Christine Stuart | February 4, 2016 1:41pm
Distancing itself from two former slave-owning presidents — Thomas Jefferson and Andrew Jackson — for whom the dinner was named, the Connecticut Democratic Party announced the new name of its annual fundraising dinner on Thursday.
January 29, 2016
by Christine Stuart | January 29, 2016 5:30am
October 20, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | October 20, 2015 4:04pm
After municipal officials at the annual Connecticut Conference of Municipalities convention made it clear that they want a seat at the table during state budget negotiations, an internationally known political theorist said it’s not enough to ask nicely for change — it’s time to demand it.
by Christine Stuart | October 20, 2015 11:03am
June 29, 2015
by Christine Stuart | June 29, 2015 8:43pm
U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren spoke about trickle-down economics and also offered her thoughts on some of the Republican presidential candidates Monday to about 1,300 Democrats at the party’s largest fundraiser of the year.
May 4, 2015
by Christine Stuart | May 4, 2015 11:54am
Opening a new casino along the I-91 corridor will cannibalize existing business at the two tribal casinos in southeastern Connecticut, but it’s better than losing business to Massachusetts, the chairmen of the two tribes told the Hartford business community Monday.
April 30, 2015
by Christine Stuart | April 30, 2015 10:11am
April 23, 2015
by Christine Stuart | April 23, 2015 7:00pm
Environmentalists stood Thursday outside the Connecticut Convention Center to protest a long-term energy strategy being discussed at a closed-door meeting between five of the six New England governors.
January 8, 2015
by Douglas Healey | January 8, 2015 11:50am
The Governor’s Inaugural Ball at the Convention Center in Hartford was full of pomp and pageantry on Wednesday as hundreds came out to celebrate the start of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s second term. Check out Douglas Healey’s photos of the celebration here.
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October 21, 2014
by Christine Stuart | October 21, 2014 11:54am
Tom Foley, the Republican gubernatorial nominee, told hundreds of municipal leaders Tuesday at their annual convention that he would hold municipalities harmless when putting together the state budget.