January 21, 2017
by Christine Stuart | January 21, 2017 3:12pm
An estimated crowd of about 10,000 rallied Saturday in Hartford at the state Capitol to fight for women’s rights and express their emotions about what President Donald Trump’s administration might mean for women and their families.
Tags: Beth Bye, Dannel P. Malloy, Kevin Lembo, women's march, Hartford, civil rights, dh
January 19, 2017
by Christine Stuart | January 19, 2017 5:30am
January 18, 2017
by Jack Kramer | January 18, 2017 8:38pm
HARTFORD, CT — Chanting, “We won’t back down we’re here to fight, healthcare is a human right,” 300 people marched to the state capitol Wednesday afternoon in an effort to build momentum against Republican plans to repeal the Affordable Care Act and what marchers termed other threats to women’s healthcare.
by Christine Stuart | January 18, 2017 3:00pm
Instead of coming to the state with their hats in their hands, a group of nonprofit community providers are asking the state to change the way it serves those with disabilities and mental health or substance abuse disorders.
January 17, 2017
by Staff Report | January 17, 2017 3:11pm
The Connecticut Coalition for Choice will hold a rally Wednesday, Jan. 18, outside the state Capitol in Hartford.
January 16, 2017
by Jack Kramer | January 16, 2017 2:58pm
January 15, 2017
by Christine Stuart | January 15, 2017 3:16pm
HARTFORD, CT — Young and old braved the chilly temperatures Sunday to rally against Republican efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
January 13, 2017
by Sarah Darer Littman | January 13, 2017 11:00am
A new year in America starts with another mass shooting. Are we going to repeat the same questions, then wait till the next time people die for no good reason except our inability to confront the consequences of conflicting policies?
by Susan Bigelow | January 13, 2017 9:00am
In the middle of the night on Thursday, Republicans in the U.S. Senate voted to take the first steps toward repealing the Affordable Care Act before the end of the month. Connecticut must be ready to step in when the law finally dies.
Tags: obamacare, Affordable Care Act, health care, SustiNet, Susan Bigelow, dh
by Jack Kramer | January 13, 2017 5:30am
GUILFORD, CT — Sue Kruczek didn’t know that when she began talking a year ago about how her son died of a drug overdose at the age of 20 that she would become one of the go to spokespeople on the opioid epidemic plaguing the state of Connecticut.