February 6, 2015
by Christine Stuart | February 6, 2015 5:30am
February 5, 2015
by Christine Stuart | February 5, 2015 5:30am
Nonprofit human service providers worry that budget cuts, like the $25 million one to mental health and substance abuse grants, will be carried forward in the 2016 budget.
February 3, 2015
by Mary E. O'Leary | February 3, 2015 8:26pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, declaring America has gotten away from being a “second-chance society,” has proposed major changes in the criminal justice system that would treat drug possession as a misdemeanor and eliminate mandatory minimum sentences for non-violent drug possession.
January 25, 2015
by Sarah Paduano | January 25, 2015 3:22pm
U.S. Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy are going on offense with the reintroduction of the Women’s Health Protection Act, seeking to put a stop to restrictive laws against women’s health care providers at the state level.
January 22, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | January 22, 2015 5:30am
(Updated 4:29 p.m.) A state commission will recommend giving pay raises to elected officials, including the governor and members of the legislature, for the first time in 14 years.
December 30, 2014
by Staff Report | December 30, 2014 4:23pm
December 4, 2014
by Christine Stuart | December 4, 2014 5:30am
Hospital executives denied Wednesday that “facility fees” have driven them to gobble up physician practices, but they told state officials that they need to charge the fees to recoup the losses from the charity care they provide for the uninsured or underinsured on government plans.
December 3, 2014
by Christine Stuart | December 3, 2014 4:42pm
Families of children with developmental disabilities are lobbying lawmakers this year to close six state-run institutions where more than 500 individuals with intellectual disabilities reside.
November 18, 2014
by Christine Stuart | November 18, 2014 12:30pm
November 12, 2014
by Kristi Allen | November 12, 2014 1:28pm
Connecticut women have made impressive gains in the in the workforce in the past 15 years, but there are still deep disparities that need to be addressed, Permanent Commission on the Status of Women Director Carolyn Treiss said Wednesday.