December 19, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | December 19, 2014 3:00pm
Nancy DiNardo, the long-time chairwoman of the state Democratic Party, will not return to the position next year and will instead run for the party’s vice chair position. DiNardo has endorsed Vice Chair Nick Balletto to succeed her.
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December 16, 2014
by Christine Stuart | December 16, 2014 4:04pm
Municipal leaders are gearing up for a fight over how often they clean their storm drains and catch basins and track illicit discharges that end up polluting Connecticut’s rivers and streams.
November 11, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | November 11, 2014 3:19pm
Groups within the state Republican Party are seeking to oust party Chairman Jerry Labriola following an election cycle in which Democrats maintained control of the governors office, all the constitutional offices, and both chambers of the legislature.
October 27, 2014
by Christine Stuart | October 27, 2014 3:00pm
Members of the Latino community gathered at the state Capitol last week to let the three gubernatorial candidates know they represent 14 percent of the state’s population and will not be ignored.
August 21, 2014
by Christine Stuart | August 21, 2014 12:56pm
Health care advocates told the Access Health CT Board of Directors Thursday that they need to consider hiring a group of outreach workers to help people enroll in health insurance.
July 29, 2014
by Christine Stuart | July 29, 2014 11:00am
The Independent Party has the ability to endorse a candidate for governor, but if two factions within the party can’t stop litigating each other or come to an agreement on a candidate, then no one will get the ballot line in November.
July 16, 2014
by Jhansi Katechia | July 16, 2014 1:40pm
Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra and a group of local organizations are teaming up with the Hartford Police Department to offer a gun buyback program in an effort to get guns off of Hartford’s streets.
July 7, 2014
by Christine Stuart | July 7, 2014 3:57pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy delivered some good news to the most distressed municipality in the state Monday when he announced that the state planned to spend about $19.2 million in Waterbury buying up properties, renovating old ones, and improving transportation options.
July 3, 2014
by Madeline Stocker | July 3, 2014 7:10am
The threads of what Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra had formerly referred to as a “done deal” continued to unravel Wednesday evening, when he was forced to reword his original statement that building a $60 million stadium for a minor league baseball team was inevitable.
June 12, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid & Christine Stuart | June 12, 2014 11:22am
(Updated 2:37 p.m.) School children across the state can breathe a sigh of relief: Gov. Dannel P. Malloy vetoed a bill Thursday that would have prohibited the sale of chocolate milk in Connecticut schools.