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 2, 2015
by Christine Stuart | July 2, 2015 1:17pm
Democratic lawmakers defended budget language earlier this week that said more money would go to union nursing homes than non-union nursing homes. But as it turns out, the formula will need to be changed.
by Elizabeth Regan | July 2, 2015 5:30am
Budget adjustments signed into law Tuesday mean the state is on the road to adopting paid family and medical leave, but state leaders disagree about how long the road will be and where it will end.
June 29, 2015
by Christine Stuart | June 29, 2015 5:29am
June 25, 2015
by Matt DeRienzo | June 25, 2015 11:00pm
by Jordan Fenster | June 25, 2015 7:00pm
Immediately following the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the Affordable Care Act, six out of Connecticut’s seven-member Washington delegation issued press releases lauding the ruling.
by Christine Stuart | June 25, 2015 2:54pm
Connecticut’s elected and appointed officials applauded the U.S. Supreme Court’s 6-3 decision Thursday upholding the distribution of subsidies under the Affordable Care Act.
June 24, 2015
by Magaly Olivero | June 24, 2015 11:46am
Tens of thousands of Connecticut residents who receive federal subsidies to help pay for health insurance won’t be immediately impacted by the latest challenge to the Affordable Care Act before the U.S. Supreme Court.
June 22, 2015
by Christine Stuart | June 22, 2015 2:57pm
June 19, 2015
by Terry Cowgill | June 19, 2015 5:30am
It isn’t often that I pray for the governor to fail — or that I root against new revenue sources that won’t even take money out of my own wallet. But I hope to God that the Office of Policy and Management can’t agree with the state’s two Indian casinos on a revenue-sharing arrangement for the highly addictive form of gambling known as keno.