September 15, 2014
by Ron McClellan | September 15, 2014 5:30am
In a July 2013, Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley said that he was waiting for Connecticut to have its “Wisconsin moment.” This type of careless and offensive comment should be a red flag for every union member, every worker, and every taxpayer in Connecticut.
Tags: Wisconsin Moment, gov. scott walker, Tom Foley, Ron McLellan, dh
by Cara Rosner | September 15, 2014 5:30am
Most high net worth investors nationwide are optimistic that the economy will hold steady or improve in the coming year, but those in Connecticut don’t appear as confident as their peers elsewhere, according to a new poll.
September 12, 2014
by Suzanne Bates | September 12, 2014 11:00am
September 5, 2014
by Christine Stuart | September 5, 2014 1:27pm
September 2, 2014
by Christine Stuart | September 2, 2014 5:30am
August 29, 2014
by Leo Canty and James Hughes | August 29, 2014 8:00am
For more than 100 years workers and their unions have designated a day to parade and celebrate labor, working people, the jobs they do and advances they have made. Over that time, the nature of that work has transformed dramatically from farms and factories to offices and cubicles.
Those changes were hard on many as they fell by the wayside in the struggle to keep up with the need to improve skills and fit into the next level. But as hard as it was for some, the transition we will all soon face will be much faster and wilder and more difficult to keep up with than most will ever imagine.
Tags: Labor Day, ethics, jobaggedon, automation, Technology, jobs, Leo Canty, James Hughes Ph.D, dh
August 27, 2014
by Christine Stuart | August 27, 2014 12:34pm
August 15, 2014
by Christine Stuart | August 15, 2014 3:26pm
August 14, 2014
by Brian O'Shaughnessy | August 14, 2014 5:26pm
Campaign season is officially under way. We will hear a great deal about issues that candidates believe will influence votes. This does not mean, however, that we will be analyzing the information we need to make informed voter decisions.
August 8, 2014
by Wendell Potter | August 8, 2014 12:30pm
Public Relations Techniques Rule As Dialogue Gives Way To Talking Points
Former congressional staffer Scott Lilly, now a senior fellow at the Center for American Progress, testified at a hearing on Capitol Hill in July that lawmakers might be able to reach a bipartisan consensus on how to improve the congressional budget process if Washington were not ruled by public relations people and message mavens.