July 22, 2016
by Christine Stuart | July 22, 2016 12:28pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s 2014 re-election campaign and the Connecticut Democratic Party may have settled their fundraising dispute with state regulators, but a party official confirmed today that they are cooperating with a new investigation by the U.S. Attorney’s office into claims of illegal fundraising.
Tags: SEEC, grand jury, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, Courant, FEC, mailings, Leigh Appleby, Democratic Party, dh
July 19, 2016
by Jack Kramer | July 19, 2016 5:30am
July 12, 2016
by Max Moran | July 12, 2016 1:31pm
June 30, 2016
by Jack Kramer | June 30, 2016 4:28pm
(UPDATED 6 p.m.) Legislators and health officials have spent a lot of time in recent weeks patting themselves on the back, claiming that Connecticut just passed the most forward-thinking, far-reaching legislation in the country to combat the state’s growing opioid epidemic.
by Jack Kramer | June 30, 2016 12:02pm
by Steve Majerus-Collins | June 30, 2016 5:30am
Though a U.S. Supreme Court decision this week that overturned the corruption conviction of a former Virginia governor raised questions about whether state efforts to clean up its government could prove vulnerable, it appears the ruling’s focus has little direct bearing on Connecticut’s statutes.
June 28, 2016
by Max Moran | June 28, 2016 5:23pm
by Christine Stuart | June 28, 2016 2:13pm
The International Brotherhood of Police Officers, which also represents judicial marshals, filed a complaint Monday with the state Department of Labor for its decision to hire state troopers to patrol outside four urban courthouses.
June 20, 2016
by Jack Kramer | June 20, 2016 8:11pm
Four measures designed to toughen up gun ownership laws following the mass murder at an Orlando nightclub failed to get the three-fifths necessary approval to pass the U.S. Senate on Monday.
June 17, 2016
by Terry Cowgill | June 17, 2016 5:30am
After a savage attack last week in a gay nightclub in Orlando that killed more people than any mass shooting in modern U.S. history, Connecticut and America are waking up with a gun hangover. They only question is whether it’ll wear off and allow the nation to return to business as usual, or whether the headache and shame are so severe as to effect a real change in lifestyle. I’m hoping for the latter.