January 19, 2017
by Christine Stuart | January 19, 2017 4:23pm
Former Republican Sen. Rob Kane, who was nominated to fill the a $146,000-a-year job as a state auditor by Republican legislative leaders, said he doesn’t believe a misunderstanding over his child support payments should impact his ability to scrutinize state spending.
January 6, 2017
by Jack Kramer | January 6, 2017 3:40pm
Budgeting that encourages economic innovation, expanding the role of regional councils of governments and alliances, more regional transportation and tax reforms are just a few of the recommendations being proposed by a self-proclaimed economic summit team.
January 5, 2017
by Susan Bigelow | January 5, 2017 5:30pm
Well, we knew it wasn’t going to be a sunny, positive, or inspirational speech. The only thing to recommend Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s seventh State of the State address is that his budget speech, to be delivered next month, will be a lot worse.
December 13, 2016
by Jack Kramer | December 13, 2016 12:41pm
HARTFORD, CT – Taking proactive measures to battle continuing drought conditions in the state is better left to municipalities than utility companies, is what environmentalists and an audience of state officials and legislators heard from experts Tuesday.
December 6, 2016
by Cara Rosner | December 6, 2016 5:30am
A program intended to make it easier for Connecticut residents to recycle old mattresses diverted 150,000 mattresses from landfills in its first year, according to the nonprofit running it.
November 22, 2016
by Christine Stuart | November 22, 2016 12:00pm
A Connecticut state Senator didn’t pull any punches in a Nov. 18 letter to a top executive at MGM Resorts International criticizing the company for an election night party it sponsored at the Washington Post.
November 16, 2016
by Christine Stuart | November 16, 2016 12:48am
November 2, 2016
by Jack Kramer | November 2, 2016 10:24am
September 12, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 12, 2016 12:36pm
(Updated 8 p.m.) No blue ribbon commissions or task forces have been able to inspire state lawmakers to change Connecticut’s tax system, but it doesn’t mean Connecticut’s largest municipal lobby won’t keep trying.
September 8, 2016
by Jack Kramer | September 8, 2016 4:29am
Two groups opposed to a new high-speed Amtrak rail line through an historic section of Old Lyme are claiming that records they obtained show that recent public hearings are a charade and that approval for the project is a done deal despite opposition.