April 30, 2016
by Christine Stuart | April 30, 2016 9:00pm
Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman broke a tie vote Saturday in the Senate to send a controversial bill that would create a quasi-public agency to administer a retirement system for Connecticut residents to the governor.
by Christine Stuart | April 30, 2016 5:06pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and his budget director, Ben Barnes, were not at the state Capitol Saturday negotiating the budget with a stunned group of Democratic legislative leaders, who seemed confused about their absence.
by Christine Stuart | April 30, 2016 3:59pm
Unable to find a compromise, Senate Majority Leader Bob Duff, D-Norwalk, gave up on legislation that would have allowed electric car manufacturers like Tesla to sell directly to customers in Connecticut.
by Christine Stuart | April 30, 2016 2:45pm
A bill designed as a “safety net” for the nuclear energy industry sailed through the state Senate late Friday — just five minutes after it was posted online and a month after the industry signaled that it was struggling.
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by Christine Stuart | April 30, 2016 12:30am
April 29, 2016
by Christine Stuart | April 29, 2016 11:51pm
by Christine Stuart | April 29, 2016 7:05pm
by Jack Kramer | April 29, 2016 3:11pm
by Lisa Chedekel | April 29, 2016 2:38pm
Blacks and Hispanics are less likely than whites to get flu vaccines, have a preventive health care visit, or receive follow-up care after being hospitalized for a mental health disorder, according to a first-of-its kind federal report that looks at health disparities among people on Medicare Advantage plans.
by Jacqueline Brunelle and Immacula Cann | April 29, 2016 12:30pm
In January, President Obama challenged Republican lawmakers to “put your money where your mouth is” on the importance of mental health spending and reforms. We hope this might serve as a friendly reminder to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy to reconsider the layoffs he’s announced for mental health workers like us at already short-staffed facilities that provide essential care to patients whose illnesses unfortunately make them a danger to themselves and others.