December 6, 2016
by Christine Stuart | December 6, 2016 3:16pm
Families whose children have intellectual or developmental disabilities gathered Tuesday at the Legislative Office Building with a variety of messages for the state Department of Developmental Services.
December 5, 2016
by Christine Stuart | December 5, 2016 1:21pm
December 1, 2016
by Christine Stuart | December 1, 2016 5:30am
HARTFORD, CT—State Comptroller Kevin Lembo, who is the Connecticut’s first openly gay constitutional officer, announced that his office is investigating a Christian organization that’s against LGBTQ rights.
November 23, 2016
by Jack Kramer | November 23, 2016 12:54pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and the head of Connecticut’s largest labor coalition were quick to criticize a Texas judge’s ruling blocking President Barack Obama’s national bid to expand overtime pay protections to more than 4 million Americans.
November 21, 2016
by Jack Kramer | November 21, 2016 2:21pm
HARTFORD, CT - Surrounded by advocates of the Anti-Defamation League, NAACP and the Council on American-Islamic Relations, among others, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal said Monday he will introduce legislation to strengthen federal laws against hate crimes.
November 17, 2016
by Christine Stuart | November 17, 2016 9:59am
HARTFORD, CT — According to a study by researchers at Duke, Yale, and the University of Connecticut, dozens of suicides have likely been prevented by a law that was passed following the mass shooting at the Connecticut Lottery in 1998 allowing police to temporarily remove guns from potentially violent or suicidal people.
November 16, 2016
by Christine Stuart | November 16, 2016 1:31pm
November 10, 2016
by Christine Stuart | November 10, 2016 5:29am
President-elected Donald Trump will have Republican majorities in both chambers of Congress when he takes office in January and he may use the advantage to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.
November 7, 2016
by Christine Stuart | November 7, 2016 10:41am
November 4, 2016
by Christine Stuart | November 4, 2016 12:52pm
HARTFORD, CT — Connecticut Supreme Court Justice Peter T. Zarella announced Thursday that he was stepping down from the bench to join the law firm of McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter in January.