December 20, 2014
by Christine Stuart | December 20, 2014 6:40pm
HARTFORD — More than 200 people marched to the state Capitol on Saturday afternoon to make sure no one forgets about the death of Michael Brown, whose shooting by a police officer earlier this year in Ferguson, Missouri, has led to an ongoing series of demonstrations and protests throughout the country.
December 17, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | December 17, 2014 5:30am
December 15, 2014
by Christine Stuart | December 15, 2014 5:30am
Turning the old Colt building in Hartford into a national park had been U.S. Rep. John B. Larson’s dream for more than a decade. On Friday, that dream came true when the U.S. Senate gave final passage to the National Defense Authorization Act, which included a provision to turn Coltsville into a national park.
December 9, 2014
by Christine Stuart | December 9, 2014 1:38pm
December 8, 2014
by Kristi Allen | December 8, 2014 4:03pm
U.S. Reps. John B. Larson and Richard Neal of Massachusetts toured Union Station in Hartford as part of a three-stop tour Monday promoting updates and investments in the New Haven-to-Springfield rail line. Neal traveled to Hartford from New Haven where he met with U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro. He traveled back to Springfield from Hartford later Monday afternoon.
November 17, 2014
by Christine Stuart | November 17, 2014 12:31pm
Just back from a National Governors Association meeting in Colorado, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said the $99.5 million budget deficit reported by his budget office last week was “de minimis.”
November 13, 2014
by Christine Stuart | November 13, 2014 8:00am
November 9, 2014
by Christine Stuart | November 9, 2014 12:38pm
The debacle in Hartford on Tuesday morning, which delayed the opening of some polling places, as well as the ballot shortage in Bridgeport during the 2010 election, have highlighted weaknesses in Connecticut’s localized election system.
November 6, 2014
by Christine Stuart | November 6, 2014 8:17am
Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy took a victory lap Wednesday afternoon in the Old Judiciary room of the state Capitol. The room was packed with labor activists and commissioners from his various agencies who chanted “four more years,” as Malloy walked into the room.
November 5, 2014
by Christine Stuart and Hugh McQuaid | November 5, 2014 1:09am