July 23, 2015
by Madeline Stocker | July 23, 2015 11:40am
July 20, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | July 20, 2015 5:30am
July 16, 2015
by Cara Rosner | July 16, 2015 12:00pm
State officials collected roughly $1.8 million in fines from out-of-state companies operating illegally in Connecticut during the 2015 fiscal year, according to Secretary of the State Denise Merrill and Attorney General George Jepsen.
Tags: businesses, Cara Rosner, George Jepsen, Denise Merrill, out-of-state, dh
July 6, 2015
by Christine Stuart | July 6, 2015 12:48pm
The Working Families Party and their allies in organized labor may have been outspent this past legislative session, but they eked out a victory during the special session and vowed to continue to fight for working families next year.
July 1, 2015
by Madeline Stocker | July 1, 2015 1:47pm
In a bid to address income inequality nationwide, President Barack Obama announced his proposal to extend overtime pay Tuesday, a ruling that updates a significant labor regulation and would result in larger paychecks for nearly 5 million workers.
June 17, 2015
by Christine Stuart | June 17, 2015 5:30am
An attorney for the Connecticut Democratic Party told state election regulators Monday that the party won’t comply with its investigatory subpoena regarding get-out-the-vote campaign mailings prominently featuring Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy in 2014.
Tags: David Golub, subpoena, Maolly mailings, SEEC, dh
June 16, 2015
by Christine Stuart | June 16, 2015 5:30am
A committee in charge of a $45 million grant to re-imagine how healthcare is paid for and delivered in Connecticut has adopted “conflict of interest” language that allows its members to financially benefit from the grant.
June 3, 2015
by Doug Hardy | June 3, 2015 1:40am
A bill changing how the state approves charter school applications, and also requiring a new level of transparency on the schools and their management organizations, is on its way to the governor’s desk.
Tags: AFT Connecticut President Melodie Peters, Family Urban Schools of Excellence, FUSE, Rep. Gail Lavielle, Kara Niedhardt, Coalition for Every Child, Jeremiah Grace, Northeast Charter Schools Network, Jennifer Alexander, ConnCAN, Rep. Andrew Fleischmann, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, connecticut, education, education reform, state Board of Education, charter school, dh
June 2, 2015
by Madeline Stocker | June 2, 2015 3:15pm
May 29, 2015
State Election Regulators Serve Democrats With Investigatory Subpoena; Republicans Draw Line In Sand
by Christine Stuart | May 29, 2015 2:23pm
The State Election Enforcement Commission on Friday issued a wide-ranging subpoena to members of the Connecticut Democratic Party and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s campaign seeking documents in an investigation of mailings sent during the 2014 election.