December 18, 2014
by Ellen Andrews | December 18, 2014 4:57pm
A wise advocate once told me that if I have a problem with wasting money, I should find a different profession. The latest example of that truth is HITE-CT, a quasi-public entity created in statute to develop a system of health information exchange (HIE) for our state. HITE-CT was dissolved by the legislature this year after wasting $4.3 million in federal grants and four years without accomplishing anything.
by Cara Rosner | December 18, 2014 3:00pm
by Hugh McQuaid | December 18, 2014 1:09pm
Despite pegging Connecticut’s unemployment rate at a slightly higher 6.5 percent in November, a monthly report from Labor Department estimates the state’s economy added 4,600 jobs and boasted a third consecutive month of job growth.
by Christine Stuart | December 18, 2014 5:30am
December 17, 2014
by Christine Stuart | December 17, 2014 5:09pm
by Hugh McQuaid | December 17, 2014 3:43pm
With less than a month before the start of the 2015 legislative session, lawmakers have begun filing bills on topics ranging from new term limits for public officials to changes in the state’s public-funded campaign program.
by Christine Stuart | December 17, 2014 12:00pm
by Hugh McQuaid | December 17, 2014 5:30am
December 16, 2014
by Christine Stuart | December 16, 2014 4:04pm
Municipal leaders are gearing up for a fight over how often they clean their storm drains and catch basins and track illicit discharges that end up polluting Connecticut’s rivers and streams.
by Christine Stuart | December 16, 2014 2:00pm
Connecticut Education Commissioner Stefan Pryor will leave his post in January to join Rhode Island Gov.-Elect Gina Raimondo’s administration as that state’s first Secretary of Commerce.