September 28, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 28, 2016 1:30pm
(Updated 5:02 p.m.) There was bipartisan consensus Wednesday that the $220 million economic incentive package for Lockheed Martin to continue helicopter production in Connecticut is a good deal for taxpayers.
September 21, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 21, 2016 10:19pm
If the General Assembly holds a special session to approve a package of economic incentives for Lockheed Martin, Republican legislative leaders said Wednesday that it should be expanded to include a handful of other proposals.
September 20, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 20, 2016 11:57pm
The General Assembly will be asked to return to Hartford in the next few weeks to vote on a $220 million deal to ensure Lockheed Martin keeps Sikorsky headquarters in Connecticut for more than a decade.
September 19, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 19, 2016 12:32pm
Connecticut’s labor market fell off a cliff in July and was unable to make up all of the losses in August, according to the latest numbers released by the Connecticut Department of Labor.
September 15, 2016
by Cara Rosner | September 15, 2016 5:30am
September 14, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 14, 2016 12:20pm
September 13, 2016
by Council 4 AFSCME | September 13, 2016 4:04pm
September 12, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 12, 2016 5:30am
The mother of a disabled 51-year-old who lives at a state facility in Hamden is suing the Department of Developmental Services for transitioning its work to the private sector in order to save money.
September 9, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 9, 2016 11:00am
More of Connecticut’s businesses are profitable this year than at any other time since the 2008 recession, but fewer than half plan to make job-creating investments in this state and 26 percent plan on moving some of their production to another state or country over the next five years.
by Terry Cowgill | September 9, 2016 5:30am
As I write this on Labor Day, it occurs to me that in theory we should all welcome labor unions whenever they want to form. After all, they’ve done a lot of good, pulling millions of workers up and into the middle class and improving workplace safety and benefits.