July 29, 2015
by Christine Stuart | July 29, 2015 4:26pm
Democratic legislative leaders said there may not be any language in the budget guaranteeing that future legislatures will continue to use a half percent of the sales tax to fund property tax relief on motor vehicles, but they were optimistic that the funds would continue to be used for their intended purpose.
by Christine Stuart | July 29, 2015 12:21pm
July 27, 2015
by Christine Stuart | July 27, 2015 4:00pm
by Madeline Stocker | July 27, 2015 11:59am
After the New York Wage board unanimously approved a $15 dollar minimum wage for fast-food workers in that state, advocates throughout Connecticut are hoping it gives them a little more momentum here.
Tags: wages, New York, Fight for $15, Connecticut, Peter Tercyak, Ed Gomes, Lori Pelletier, Marti Murphy, fast-food, dh
by Jordan Fenster | July 27, 2015 5:30am
Manufacturing, and the need to maintain and develop Connecticut’s manufacturing base, remains a primary focus for Connecticut’s congressional delegation even as industry analysts show a shifting manufacturing landscape in the state.
July 23, 2015
by Madeline Stocker | July 23, 2015 11:40am
by Christine Stuart | July 23, 2015 5:30am
July 22, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | July 22, 2015 5:30am
Data released Tuesday by one of the nation’s leading children’s charities reveals that economic recovery is lagging among the lowest income families and, especially in Connecticut, has left behind a disproportionate number of minority children.
July 20, 2015
by Christine Stuart | July 20, 2015 12:08pm
Connecticut added 600 jobs and its unemployment rate dropped three-tenths of a percent to 5.7 percent in June, according to the Labor Department’s report released Monday.
July 14, 2015
by Madeline Stocker | July 14, 2015 12:30pm