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July 25, 2017

McCain’s Complete Remarks Upon Returning to the U.S. Senate

by Staff Report | July 25, 2017 10:34pm

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House Sends Tribal Compacts To Senate

by Christine Stuart | July 25, 2017 1:47pm

Christine Stuart / ctnewsjunkie HARTFORD, CT — With little fanfare, the House of Representatives approved amendments to the Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribal-state compacts to allow for the joint operation of a gaming facility in East Windsor Monday.

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Malloy Asks Regulators To Review Millstone, But Owners Say It Doesn’t Change Assessment

by Christine Stuart | July 25, 2017 1:02pm

Courtesy of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission HARTFORD, CT — (Updated 2 p.m.) Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is using his executive authority to ask state energy regulators to review the viability of the Millstone Nuclear Power Station in Waterford.

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Connecticut’s Retirement Funds Increase In Value

by Christine Stuart | July 25, 2017 10:30am

Christine Stuart / ctnewsjunkie file photo HARTFORD, CT — Preliminary investment returns show that Connecticut’s Retirement Plans and Trust Funds exceeded expectations in 2017.

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July 24, 2017

House Sends Labor Agreement to Senate

by Christine Stuart | July 24, 2017 9:53pm

Christine Stuart / ctnewsjunkie HARTFORD, CT — The House voted 78 to 72, mostly along party lines, in favor of the agreement the Malloy administration reached with a coalition of state labor unions.

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Senate Joins House In Overriding Malloy On Affordable Housing

by Christine Stuart | July 24, 2017 6:29pm

Christine Stuart / ctnewsjunkie HARTFORD, CT — (Updated 8:20 p.m.) The House voted 101-47 and the Senate voted 24-12 to override Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s veto of legislation that changes, or according to the governor, “rolls back,“ affordable housing laws.

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Municipalities Struggle Without Budget Deal In Place

by Jack Kramer | July 24, 2017 12:43pm

Christine Stuart / ctnewsjunkie HARTFORD, CT — Nearly half the 61 towns and cities that participated in a Connecticut Conference of Municipalities survey have imposed some kind of spending freeze during the first quarter of the current fiscal year.

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Bridgeport Police Aren’t Cooperating; Captain Says It’s A ‘Misunderstanding’

by Jack Kramer | July 24, 2017 5:30am

Courtesy of the Bridgeport Police Facebook page A group that is charged with monitoring whether police departments in the state profile minorities disproportionately when making traffic stops has no idea if Bridgeport Police are complying with the law.

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July 21, 2017

VIDEO | Malloy Briefs News Media on Budget Situation, Says Feds Lied About Who ICE Would Target

by Christine Stuart | July 21, 2017 6:00pm

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House Will Take Up Labor Agreement Monday, Veto Overrides Are Still A Question Mark

by Christine Stuart | July 21, 2017 2:56pm

ctnewsjunkie file photo HARTFORD, CT — The House Democratic caucus has decided it will vote on the $1.57 billion labor savings package Monday.

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