June 3, 2015
by Madeline Stocker | June 3, 2015 3:05pm
June 1, 2015
by Kiernan Majerus-Collins | June 1, 2015 8:00am
Among the many issues left for the last week of session is the fate of a bill that would allow Tesla Motors to sell cars directly to Connecticut consumers.
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.
Tags: Tesla, electric cars, Elon Musk, car dealers, elizabeth regan, dh
May 20, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | May 20, 2015 7:15pm
May 15, 2015
by Cara Rosner | May 15, 2015 11:53am
May 8, 2015
by Christine Stuart | May 8, 2015 12:11pm
A group of mayors and town managers on Thursday visited the state Capitol to warn lawmakers of the fiscal implications of a bill that would change workers compensation law for firefighters.
April 23, 2015
by Susan Bigelow | April 23, 2015 10:15pm
Thanks to a generous donor, 40 acres of land in Bloomfield will be preserved as open space. Excellent. Any expansion of our state parks is welcome, especially during a time when conservation and environmentalism have faded from public consciousness.
Tags: Environment, conservation, climate change, earth day, air quality, sprawl, Susan Bigelow, dh
by Christine Stuart | April 23, 2015 8:00pm
Environmentalists stood Thursday outside the Connecticut Convention Center to protest a long-term energy strategy being discussed at a closed-door meeting between five of the six New England governors.
April 22, 2015
by Christine Stuart | April 22, 2015 3:40pm
On Earth Day, Republicans and Democrats held a Capitol press conference to proclaim their support for legislation that would phase out the use of plastic bags and the use of plastic microbeads in cosmetic products.
March 16, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | March 16, 2015 5:30am