December 21, 2014
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May 22, 2015
by Christine Stuart | May 22, 2015 3:41pm
For the past two years lawmakers have struggled to come up with a public policy that addresses the changing healthcare landscape. And while the Senate passed legislation its members felt would address many of the issues, their colleagues in the House aren’t so certain it includes everything they need to get there.
by Brian Flaherty | May 22, 2015 2:51pm
Connecticut’s modern constitution and I both turn 50 this year. In all, it has been a pretty good run. And while I certainly can’t claim as storied a lineage as our founding document — which dates to the Fundamental Orders in 1638 — we’ve struck up a relationship over the years.
by Earl Baskerville | May 22, 2015 1:59pm
by Suzanne Bates | May 22, 2015 9:03am
While the battle about next year’s budget continues at the Capitol, there was a reminder this week that this year’s budget is still unresolved because of a lingering $165 million deficit.
by Jordan Fenster | May 22, 2015 6:30am
by Terry Cowgill | May 22, 2015 5:30am
Two education initiatives caught my eye recently. The first, a bill that would require the state education commissioner to have significant classroom and school administrative experience, has cleared the House and is headed to the Senate. I’m trying hard to feel reassured but for some reason that’s not happening.
by Christine Stuart | May 22, 2015 1:15am
by Christine Stuart | May 22, 2015 12:26am
The Senate sent a bill to the House that expands workers’ compensation coverage for police and firefighters, but it’s unclear if the lower chamber has the votes to pass it.
May 21, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | May 21, 2015 5:13pm
A bill designed with Tesla Motors in mind made it through the House on Thursday, paving the way for the Senate to decide if the company should be allowed to bypass auto dealers and sell its electric cars directly to Connecticut consumers.