January 18, 2017
by Jack Kramer | January 18, 2017 8:38pm
HARTFORD, CT — Chanting, “We won’t back down we’re here to fight, healthcare is a human right,” 300 people marched to the state capitol Wednesday afternoon in an effort to build momentum against Republican plans to repeal the Affordable Care Act and what marchers termed other threats to women’s healthcare.
by Christine Stuart | January 18, 2017 3:00pm
Instead of coming to the state with their hats in their hands, a group of nonprofit community providers are asking the state to change the way it serves those with disabilities and mental health or substance abuse disorders.
by Jack Kramer and Christine Stuart | January 18, 2017 12:00pm
A new report details the fiscal challenges faced by Connecticut’s four biggest cities and concludes that one of them – Hartford – won’t be able to resolve its budget shortfalls without financial assistance from the state.
by Christine Stuart | January 18, 2017 5:30am
Connecticut’s economy is slowly regaining confidence, or it’s gotten lucky with collecting one-time revenue and business taxes. Those are the two interpretations of the latest revenue projections from state budget analysts.
Tags: Len Fasano, Themis Klarides, Kevin Lembo, Ben Barnes, consensus revenues, OFA, OPM
January 17, 2017
by Staff Report | January 17, 2017 3:11pm
The Connecticut Coalition for Choice will hold a rally Wednesday, Jan. 18, outside the state Capitol in Hartford.
by Christine Stuart | January 17, 2017 2:54pm
Lawmakers and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy avoided increasing taxes last year when resolving a nearly $1 billion budget deficit, however, at least one advocacy group is asking them to reconsider a “cuts-only approach,” as they prepare to tackle a much larger budget deficit.
by Jack Kramer | January 17, 2017 11:59am
Although the number of members of Congress boycotting the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump is growing, no Connecticut politicians are planning to skip the event.
by Christine Stuart | January 17, 2017 5:30am
January 16, 2017
by Jack Kramer | January 16, 2017 2:58pm
by Christine Stuart | January 16, 2017 2:33pm
Without a 2018 gubernatorial candidate to unite behind, the Connecticut Democratic Party appears to be trying to discredit Republican candidates who have expressed interest in the job.