February 24, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | February 24, 2015 3:44pm
January 30, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | January 30, 2015 8:29am
Despite a presidential veto threat, the Republican-controlled Senate voted Thursday in favor of S.1, which approves construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, with no help from Connecticut’s two Democratic senators.
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January 29, 2015
by Susan Bigelow | January 29, 2015 7:00pm
Whoever thought stormwater would ever be such a contentious issue? But new state regulations on just that have been at the center of the latest round of contention between the state and our municipalities, all because of unfunded mandates.
January 28, 2015
by Christine Stuart | January 28, 2015 5:30am
January 19, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | January 19, 2015 1:32pm
January 16, 2015
by Terry Cowgill | January 16, 2015 5:30am
Facing the prospect of a transportation crisis and a $1 billion deficit over each of the next two years, you’d think the General Assembly would focus like a laser beam on the budget, the economy, and finding a way to rebuild our crumbling transportation infrastructure.
January 15, 2015
by Cara Rosner | January 15, 2015 10:30am
A state mandate requiring electricity providers to get a certain percentage of their power from renewable energy sources is forcing consumers to pay rising electric rates and will cause other problems down the road, according to a report out this week.
December 29, 2014
by Christine Stuart | December 29, 2014 5:29am
December 22, 2014
by Christine Stuart | December 22, 2014 3:12pm
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.