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
by Uri Allen | December 11, 2013 10:27am
December 10, 2013
by Magaly Olivero | December 10, 2013 6:44am
December 9, 2013
by Christine Stuart | December 9, 2013 5:49pm
Attorney General George Jepsen on Monday notified Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and former Gov. John G. Rowland that he had withdrawn a petition asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review the unanimous decision of an appeals court in favor of Connecticut’s labor unions.
by Christine Stuart | December 9, 2013 12:17pm
The headline of this story was the question posed to a group of panelists Monday at the “CT at Work” conference sponsored by the Connecticut Humanities Council at Wesleyan University.
December 4, 2013
by Christine Stuart | December 4, 2013 5:26pm
First responders and state employees impacted by trauma during the response to the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School will receive 40 hours of compensatory time under a deal reached by the state and six state employee unions.
by Emily Boushee | December 4, 2013 12:00pm
by Christine Stuart | December 4, 2013 5:30am
Tempers flared at the end of the this year’s legislative session over a bill that would have made it easier for a private, for-profit hospital company to purchase physician practices from a nonprofit hospital that it planned to take over.
November 22, 2013
by Susan Bigelow | November 22, 2013 8:52am
It’s almost Thanksgiving, which means a day of home, family, togetherness and, if you’re unlucky enough to have a job at one of an increasing number of retailers, going in to work that evening.
Tags: wages, minimum wage, fast food, Black Friday, retail, workers, workers' rights, labor, Susan Bigelow, dh
November 21, 2013
by Christine Stuart | November 21, 2013 11:47am