February 19, 2014
by Brian McCready | February 19, 2014 10:37pm
MILFORD — Gail Uberti likely summed up the feelings of the more than 75 people who packed City Hall to voice their displeasure Wednesday night over soaring utility bills.
January 13, 2014
by Staff Report | January 13, 2014 4:58pm
December 16, 2013
by Hugh McQuaid | December 16, 2013 2:15pm
September 27, 2013
by Heath W. Fahle | September 27, 2013 12:12pm
The State of Connecticut will provide $31 million in state funds to Bass Pro Shops to construct a new retail store in Bridgeport. The move is being called “economic development” but most recognize it by its real name: corporate welfare. Gov. Dan Malloy often notes that in a perfect world, such assistance to businesses would be unnecessary but since other states do it, the State is forced to compete.
August 26, 2013
by Hugh McQuaid | August 26, 2013 4:44pm
U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, who’s spent much of his career advocating for consumers, made his first trip Monday to Consumer Reports’ 327-acre test track in Colchester where he pressed for the federal government to implement some stalled automobile regulations.
August 5, 2013
by Christine Stuart | August 5, 2013 12:29pm
July 17, 2012
by Christine Stuart | July 17, 2012 11:43am
In 2010 Republican Linda McMahon outspent Democrat Richard Blumenthal 16-to-1 and lost by more than a 100,000 votes. It was an election year where money didn’t talk and where self-funded candidates like Ned Lamont and Tom Foley lost.
Tags: U.S. Senate, Chris Murphy, Chris VanDeHoef, PAC, Linda McMahon
January 4, 2012
by Hugh McQuaid | January 4, 2012 4:17pm
October 10, 2011
by Neena Satija | October 10, 2011 8:49am
As protesters prepare to start occupying New Haven’s upper Green this weekend, they’re hoping a veggie oil-powered box truck will create a supply network to keep similar going in New York City and in cities throughout the East Coast.
October 7, 2011
by Melissa Bailey | October 7, 2011 12:36pm
LIBERTY PARK—The money trail behind the burgeoning movement of protestors occupying Wall Street leads not to a money market or an off-shore account, but to a giant soup pot stuffed with dollar bills.