March 1, 2017
by Jack Kramer | March 1, 2017 6:30am
WASHINGTON — Two experts on relations between presidents and Congress gave Republican President Donald Trump good grades for his first speech Tuesday, and both agreed Democrats made the night tense.
Tags: Trump, Jack Kramer, speech, Congress, DC News Junkie, immigrants, Tom Hayes, UConn, Affordable Care Act, ACA, Art Paulson, dh
November 12, 2015
by Sarah Darer Littman | November 12, 2015 6:23pm
While millions of SuperPAC dollars are being spent to convince voters that job losses in Connecticut are all the fault of greedy unions and high taxation, I’d like to draw your attention to the “man behind the curtain” — a program they’d rather we don’t look at, which has contributed to a loss of thousands of jobs in our state and depressed middle class incomes: namely, H1B visas being used by outsourcing companies to export American jobs.
November 5, 2015
by Patty McQueen | November 5, 2015 11:00am
In the south central Cuba, where giant sugar plantations once dominated the landscape, vendors make a living today selling hand crocheted and embroidered clothing and linens, carved wooden jewelry and gifts, like dolls that flip over, one side light-skinned and on the other side, dark, and model American cars shaped from soda cans.
Tags: patty mcqueen, cuba, U.S. trade embargo, Castro, Che Guevara, the Revolution, resilience, Obama, dh
October 5, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | October 5, 2015 11:30am
September 8, 2015
by Christine Stuart | September 8, 2015 12:09pm
July 15, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | July 15, 2015 5:30am
While they praised the long-term diplomacy that brought the United States and Iran to a deal on nuclear weapons, members of Connecticut’s Washington delegation said more review is necessary before Congress grants its approval.
June 23, 2015
by Cara Rosner | June 23, 2015 2:43pm
As Congress moves toward “fast-tracking” approval of large international trade bills, a growing number of Connecticut companies are exporting products to other countries, according to a recent survey by the Connecticut Business & Industry Association.