October 9, 2015
by Christine Stuart | October 9, 2015 3:21pm
After significantly cutting hospital funding and making bold comments about hospital profits and hospital executive pay, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s budget office announced Friday that it would distribute $14.1 million to six small hospitals.
by Suzanne Bates | October 9, 2015 10:00am
by Susan Bigelow | October 9, 2015 8:00am
October 8, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | October 8, 2015 5:30am
A new analysis by the conservative Yankee Institute claims there is $1.4 to $2.5 billion in annual savings to be realized by offering state workers the kind of benefits packages commonly used in the private sector.
October 1, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | October 1, 2015 2:41pm
The two sovereign Indian tribes planning to build a satellite casino north of Hartford have released a request for proposals for potential host municipalities, but it leaves much to the imagination.
September 30, 2015
by Cara Rosner | September 30, 2015 12:45pm
September 28, 2015
by Cara Rosner | September 28, 2015 5:30am
State Attorney General George Jepsen wants a California-based drugmaker to explain why the cost of a medication used to treat heroin overdoses has suddenly jumped, claiming the increase could jeopardize lives if Connecticut first responders can no longer afford to administer it.
Tags: Amphastar, Narcan, opioid, George Jepsen, Naxolone, Cara Rosner, dh
September 25, 2015
by Suzanne Bates | September 25, 2015 11:00am
After a rather rosy presentation on the state’s economy at the first meeting of the new “Commission on Economic Competitiveness,” Joe Brennan, CEO of the Connecticut Business and Industry Association, said he didn’t want to be a “skunk at the garden party,” but he also felt compelled to speak honestly.
Tags: Joe Brennan, Joe Aresimowicz, CBIA, jobs, hospital executives, Taxes, Dan Malloy, catherine smith, decd, Suzanne Bates, dh
September 22, 2015
by Christine Stuart | September 22, 2015 12:22pm
Union Says Agency Trained Staff In Procedures For Which They’re Now Being Disciplined
Over the past three years, four staff members at DCF’s locked facility for boys and girls in Middletown have been disciplined for improperly restraining children, and of those four, three were either terminated or they opted to resign.
September 21, 2015
by Christine Stuart | September 21, 2015 2:10pm