November 12, 2014
by Christine Stuart | November 12, 2014 3:49pm
For the past 50 years the War on Poverty has taken two separate paths. One focuses money on programs for low-income children, and the other focuses money on programs to train low-income adults in the workforce.
November 10, 2014
by Cara Rosner | November 10, 2014 10:00am
July 17, 2014
by Christine Stuart | July 17, 2014 5:13pm
The legislature’s Black and Puerto Rican Caucus wrote Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Thursday to ask him to reconsider his decision denying the federal government’s request to house some of the thousands of immigrant children fleeing Central America.
May 20, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | May 20, 2014 1:08pm
February 7, 2014
by Christine Stuart | February 7, 2014 1:24pm
February 3, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | February 3, 2014 4:03pm
January 7, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | January 7, 2014 12:41pm
U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney and state Attorney General George Jepsen on Tuesday called upon Congress to extend a recently-expired tax break for underwater homeowners to help ensure the continued recovery of the housing market.
January 6, 2014
by Christine Stuart | January 6, 2014 5:30am
The state Bond Commission is expected to approve more than $229.3 million in borrowing for dozens of projects Thursday, including a $1.4 million low-interest loan for a fuel cell company that reduced its workforce by 39 percent last March.
December 11, 2013
by Christine Stuart | December 11, 2013 2:52pm
Social workers and clients gathered Wednesday at the Legislative Office Building to vent their frustration with the new Department of Social Services system, which seems to have made it more difficult for them to continue their benefits.
Tags: Roderick Bremby, DSS, Crystal Wilcox, Patricia Beeman, modern, food stamps, Medicaid, dh
December 2, 2013
by Emily Boushee | December 2, 2013 5:30am