November 17, 2015
by Barth Keck | November 17, 2015 10:15pm
November 5, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | November 5, 2015 5:30am
A public radio exposé in Ft. Carson, Colorado, has prompted a Connecticut senator to lead the call for a Pentagon investigation into the wrongful discharge of service members with mental health disorders amid evidence of systemic injustice.
October 28, 2015
by Lori Pelletier | October 28, 2015 7:30pm
October 26, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | October 26, 2015 9:00am
With Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and legislative leaders poised for the year’s first serious, bipartisan budget conversation on the state’s core services and what it can afford to spend, the Permanent Commission on the Status of Women has released a report illustrating the importance of the social safety net on the ability of families to thrive in the state.
by Jordan Fenster | October 26, 2015 4:30am
October 23, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | October 23, 2015 12:30pm
October 15, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | October 15, 2015 4:30am
A progressive advocacy group released a report Tuesday that said a $15 minimum wage isn’t sufficient in a state where adult employees need to make $19.03 per hour to cover basic needs.
October 8, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | October 8, 2015 4:30am
A new analysis by the conservative Yankee Institute claims there is $1.4 to $2.5 billion in annual savings to be realized by offering state workers the kind of benefits packages commonly used in the private sector.
September 30, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | September 30, 2015 2:41pm
Calls for a special session to address Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s plan to make $103 million in emergency budget cuts were renewed Wednesday by a leading Democrat on the legislature’s Human Services Committee.
by Elizabeth Regan | September 30, 2015 4:30am
A panel of experts in early childhood education — among them a renowned researcher, a public school administrator, an attorney, and a civil servant — converged Tuesday at the University of Connecticut Law School to shed light on a new state law to make sure the state’s youngest learners all have a seat at the table.