February 5, 2016
by Susan Bigelow | February 5, 2016 10:00am
The legislative session kicked off under gloomy skies as Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced his plans to balance the budget through massive spending cuts and layoffs. The stage is now set for what should be a brutal battle between the governor and state employee unions, with the legislature caught in the middle.
by Sarah Darer Littman | February 5, 2016 8:00am
For Stamford resident Matt Olson, a career in IT was the pathway to the American dream. A New Mexico native, who experienced hard times as a kid when his mother became ill and drowned in medical expenses, he graduated with a computer science degree in 1997 and went to work for Sandia National Labs. There, he was paid to go into an accelerated Masters program. By 2001, on his first consulting project, he was making $150 an hour. As Olson observes, “Now that was a labor shortage.”
February 4, 2016
by Rowan Kane | February 4, 2016 3:30pm
The private nonprofit community that takes care of Connecticut’s neediest and disabled residents said Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s budget includes the “most devastating cuts we’ve ever seen.”
February 3, 2016
by Steve Majerus-Collins | February 3, 2016 2:12pm
February 1, 2016
by Christine Stuart | February 1, 2016 11:30am
January 29, 2016
by Eric Gjede | January 29, 2016 2:58pm
Connecticut begins 2016 having finally regained all of the private sector jobs lost in the Great Recession of 2008.
January 27, 2016
by Jack Kramer | January 27, 2016 11:44am
Within the space of a few days the state approved plans to place three new medical marijuana dispensaries in two cities while another town passed legislation that would prevent a similar facility from ever opening there.
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January 25, 2016
by Christine Stuart | January 25, 2016 2:43pm
January 22, 2016
by Cara Rosner | January 22, 2016 5:30am
Connecticut has the second-highest concentration of millionaires in the nation, according to a ranking out this week.
January 21, 2016
by Christine Stuart | January 21, 2016 1:18pm