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May 22, 2015

OP-ED | Get Health Costs Under Control: Make the Market More Fair

by Earl Baskerville | May 22, 2015 1:59pm

The Senate sent a critically important bipartisan message Thursday night.  We’re on the wrong track in health care and we need to correct it. Here’s why.

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May 20, 2015

Senate Approves Variable Rate Ban to Protect Residential Electric Consumers

by Elizabeth Regan | May 20, 2015 7:15pm

Elizabeth Regan It is now up to the House to decide if Connecticut will become the first state in the country to ban variable-rate electricity contracts.

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Affirmative Consent Bill Clears Senate

by Christine Stuart | May 20, 2015 12:15am

The Senate gave approval Tuesday to a bill that would require all Connecticut colleges and universities to adopt a “yes, means yes” policy when it comes to sexual consent.

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May 18, 2015

Democrats Fire Back at Klarides

by Christine Stuart | May 18, 2015 5:30am

Hugh McQuaid file photo Connecticut Democrats called House Republican leader Themis Klarides a hypocrite Friday for making an appearance on a nationally syndicated radio show to criticize the governor shortly after she’d suggested he was spending too much time on the national stage.

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May 14, 2015

OP-ED | Racial Anxieties, Not Malloy, To Blame for Legislative Upset

by Susan Bigelow | May 14, 2015 1:30pm

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What’s worse than actual systemic racism? If you’re a Connecticut legislator, pointing out the racial implications of a law is a far worse crime — deserving of actually shutting down half of the legislature for a few hours.

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May 13, 2015

Klarides Calls Out Malloy Over His Comments About Republican Lawmakers

by Christine Stuart | May 13, 2015 9:10pm

Christine Stuart photo Debate in the state House of Representatives came to a screeching halt Wednesday for the second time this session when House Republican leader Themis Klarides read Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s comments about her colleagues in the CT Post.

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May 12, 2015

Nursing Home Workers Lobby Lawmakers Before Renewing Call To Strike

by Elizabeth Regan | May 12, 2015 4:00pm

Elizabeth Regan Caregivers devoted to the sick and the elderly filtered into the state Capitol Tuesday wearing scrubs and T-shirts signaling the latest volley in the fight for a $15-per-hour minimum wage.

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DC NEWS JUNKIE | Senators Would Remove Ratification Deadline for 92-Year-Old Equal Rights Amendment

by Jordan Fenster | May 12, 2015 5:30am

It’s been 92 years since the Equal Rights Amendment was first introduced, and 43 years since both houses of Congress approved the measure, guaranteeing equal rights under the constitution for men and women. But, almost a century after it was originally introduced, 15 states have not yet seen fit to ratify the amendment, and the deadline for ratification has long since passed.

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May 11, 2015

Budget Negotiations Begin, As About 100 Attend Republican Public Hearing

by Elizabeth Regan and Christine Stuart | May 11, 2015 4:58pm

Christine Stuart photo Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Democratic lawmakers sat down for the first time Monday to begin negotiations on the two-year, $40 billion budget.

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House Approves Change to Minimum Budget Requirement

by Elizabeth Regan | May 11, 2015 5:30am

Christine Stuart file photo A bill that addresses rising property taxes by giving municipalities more freedom in crafting their education budgets is on its way to the Senate after unanimous approval from the House of Representatives last week.

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