March 7, 2014
by Terry D. Cowgill | March 7, 2014 5:30am
All the talk we’ve heard lately about how much to tax during an election year is hardly surprising, given the whopper of a tax increase Dannel Malloy signed into law not long after becoming governor. But an even more interesting question is whom to tax.
Tags: Brendan Sharkey, Yale, property taxes, nonprofits, New Haven, PILOT, dh
March 6, 2014
by Christine Stuart | March 6, 2014 7:03am
A majority of voters support the idea of allowing a doctor to prescribe a lethal dose of medication to a terminally ill patient, even though they don’t necessarily believe it would help them. That’s according to a Quinnipiac University poll released today.
by Brian McCready | March 6, 2014 5:30am
Consumer Protection Commissioner William Rubenstein said Wednesday he is “very disturbed about what is alleged” against the manager of a company selected by the state to grow medical marijuana in West Haven.
March 3, 2014
by Magaly Olivero | March 3, 2014 11:30am
Hypertension rates among women in all eight Connecticut counties increased from 2001 to 2009, with disparities widening for African American women compared to whites and Hispanics, according to a C-HIT analysis of data from the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington.
February 27, 2014
by Christine Stuart | February 27, 2014 12:07pm
by Hugh McQuaid | February 27, 2014 5:30am
February 25, 2014
by Christine Stuart | February 25, 2014 4:30pm
The Insurance and Real Estate Committee removed the teeth from a bill Tuesday that would have directed Connecticut’s insurance exchange to actively negotiate with insurance carriers to lower the cost of monthly insurance premiums.
by Christine Stuart | February 25, 2014 11:45am
The federal government has had trouble dealing with the tens of thousands of people who had difficulties signing up for plans under the Affordable Care Act, but Connecticut consumers have been swiftly making their way through an appeals process, according to state officials.
Tags: Roderick Bremby, appeals, Obamacare, hearings, dh
February 21, 2014
by Christine Stuart | February 21, 2014 9:41am
February 19, 2014
by Christine Stuart | February 19, 2014 3:36pm
Government budgets may be shrinking and demand for social services may be growing, but a group of investors and advocates believe they’ve come up with an answer that addresses some of society’s problems and doesn’t cost taxpayers a dime.