July 2, 2015
by Christine Stuart | July 2, 2015 4:56pm
by Christine Stuart | July 2, 2015 1:17pm
Democratic lawmakers defended budget language earlier this week that said more money would go to union nursing homes than non-union nursing homes. But as it turns out, that the formula will need to be changed.
by Elizabeth Regan | July 2, 2015 5:30am
Budget adjustments signed into law Tuesday mean the state is on the road to adopting paid family and medical leave, but state leaders disagree about how long the road will be and where it will end.
June 30, 2015
by Cara Rosner | June 30, 2015 3:43pm
Republican lawmakers and business advocates are asking the Department of Labor commissioner to seek a waiver from the federal government - which would mitigate businesses’ rising unemployment tax burden - by a quickly approaching deadline Wednesday.
June 29, 2015
by Christine Stuart | June 29, 2015 5:29am
June 26, 2015
by Christine Stuart | June 26, 2015 3:33pm
June 25, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | June 25, 2015 5:29pm
Legislative leaders and members of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s administration were meeting Thursday night to hash out a budget plan that rolls back some business taxes and doesn’t cut too much spending, but finds just the right balance to win approval.
by Elizabeth Regan | June 25, 2015 5:30am
June 23, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | June 23, 2015 6:00pm
Advocates for human and social services were lined up outside the closed doors of the House Majority Caucus room at the state capitol Tuesday as Democratic lawmakers got up to speed on the latest developments in the state budget process.
by James Bhandary-Alexander | June 23, 2015 12:22pm
Wage theft occurs when employees are not lawfully paid the minimum wage, an overtime premium, or for every hour they worked. Connecticut residents need to be able to count on a fair day’s pay for a fair day’s work. But wage theft does not just cheat workers, it also cheats law-abiding employers and the economy as a whole.