February 12, 2016
by Jack Kramer | February 12, 2016 2:37pm
by Christine Stuart | February 12, 2016 2:26pm
by Susan Bigelow | February 12, 2016 9:00am
At the start of every legislative session, members submit a blizzard of new bills for consideration. Many of them are either merged into other bills or blessedly forgotten, but they’re all still worth looking at to see what’s on lawmakers’ minds. This year, it’s all about taxes and the economy.
by Rowan Kane | February 12, 2016 5:30am
by Terry Cowgill | February 12, 2016 5:30am
The headline in the Feb. 7 Danbury News-Times said it all: “Liquor shop owners wary about calls to nix minimum pricing.” No kidding. As people in the liquor industry outside our state are fond of saying, “Only in Connecticut.”
February 11, 2016
by Christine Stuart | February 11, 2016 12:04pm
by Christine Stuart | February 11, 2016 12:00pm
Last year, firefighters lined the halls of the state Capitol trying to urge lawmakers to pass legislation that would give them an opportunity to file a workers’ compensation claim for certain types of cancer.
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by Christine Stuart | February 11, 2016 10:00am
Secretary of the State Denise Merrill tried to make it clear Wednesday to the Schaghticoke Tribal Nation that an error by her office doesn’t give the tribe the legal authority to pursue building a casino in Connecticut.
by Rowan Kane | February 11, 2016 5:30am
February 10, 2016
by Christine Stuart | February 10, 2016 4:28pm
A new coalition of labor, community and civil rights groups said they don’t accept the premise of the new economic reality Gov. Dannel P. Malloy laid out in his State of the State address one week ago.