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June 3, 2017

House Democrats Resigned To New Reality

by Christine Stuart | June 3, 2017 3:42pm

Christine Stuart / ctnewsjunkie HARTFORD, CT — Democrats in the House have already given up on some legislative proposals, like Earned Family Medical Leave and an increase in the minimum wage, acknowledging that they won’t be able to win enough support to get them passed given their margins.

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May 2, 2017

Protesters Arrested In Last Ditch Effort To Save Derby Man From Deportation

by Jack Kramer | May 2, 2017 3:12pm

Jack Kramer / ctnewsjunkie HARTFORD, CT - Nineteen people who sat, arms locked, in front of locked doors at the Abraham Ribicoff Federal Building Tuesday to protest the pending deportation of a Derby man were arrested.

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June 26, 2015

OP-ED | A To-Do List for the Incoming Republican State Chairman

by Susan Bigelow | June 26, 2015 9:59am

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Congratulations, JR Romano, on becoming the new chairman of the state Republican Party! The good news for you is that for the first time in a decade, that fact may no longer be such an albatross around your neck.

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January 30, 2014

Malloy Looks to Refund Taxpayers, Boost Rainy Day Fund

by Christine Stuart | January 30, 2014 12:41pm

Christine Stuart photo (Updated 1:56 p.m.) Gov. Dannel P. Malloy outlined his plan Thursday to spend an estimated $505 million budget surplus, including sending a $55 check to most taxpayers.

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January 22, 2014

Shift In Republican Legislative Leadership Begins To Take Shape

by Christine Stuart | January 22, 2014 1:34pm

CTNJ file photo (Updated 3:50 p.m.) With Sen. Minority Leader John McKinney running for governor and House Minority Leader Lawrence Cafero undecided about a re-election bid, the General Assembly’s Republican caucuses could be in for some big changes in 2015.

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December 11, 2013

2 Legislators Want To Keep Sex Offenders Away From Children

by Hugh McQuaid | December 11, 2013 6:30am

Christine Stuart file photo A Republican and a Democrat announced plans last week to push for a law to prohibit sex offenders from living near places where children gather.

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November 13, 2013

Recounts Continue In Several Communities

by Eugene Driscoll | November 13, 2013 8:31am

Ethan Fry photo There were no changes in Derby’s Third Ward Aldermen race after a recount that lasted about three hours Tuesday. The same was true in Ansonia where Republicans swept the Democrats out of power. There were no changes in aldermanic races in two wards or on a referendum question.

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