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June 8, 2015

CTFastrak Will Expand East To Manchester

by Christine Stuart | June 8, 2015 1:44pm

Christine Stuart photo Gov. Dannel P. Malloy joined the mayors of Manchester and East Hartford in New Britain Monday to announce plans to expand the CTFastrak busway to Manchester.

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May 8, 2015

Towns Voice Concerns Over Potential Change in Workers Comp Law for Firefighters

by Christine Stuart | May 8, 2015 12:11pm

Christine Stuart photo A group of mayors and town managers on Thursday visited the state Capitol to warn lawmakers of the fiscal implications of a bill that would change workers compensation law for firefighters.

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April 10, 2015

OP-ED | Smallish Victories For Malloy and Lapointe

by Terry Cowgill | April 10, 2015 5:30am

Last week’s Supreme Court decision to grant a new trial to Richard Lapointe was a promising development, but it should in no way be viewed as the end game.

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January 29, 2015

Lawmakers Seek To Repeal Sales Tax On Diapers

by Cara Rosner | January 29, 2015 6:30am

Cara Rosner photo Two Democratic lawmakers have introduced legislation seeking to exempt baby diapers from state sales tax.

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December 19, 2014

OP-ED | Collapse Of The Tenet Deal An Ominous Sign

by Terry Cowgill | December 19, 2014 6:30am

The apparent collapse of a deal allowing a for-profit company to buy five hospitals in Connecticut could deal a devastating blow to the patients who depend on those facilities — and to the healthcare access of hundreds of thousands across the state.

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December 10, 2014

Labriola Holds On

by Christine Stuart | December 10, 2014 11:44pm

CTNJ file photo Republican Party Chairman Jerry Labriola Jr. will serve out the next six months of his term even though a vocal minority would have been happy to see him step aside.

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December 9, 2014

Republican Party Unlikely To Oust Labriola

by Christine Stuart | December 9, 2014 1:54pm

CTNJ file photo The 72-members of the state Republican Party are anxious to hear what Chairman Jerry Labriola Jr. will tell them Wednesday night during their first meeting since the November election.

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October 31, 2014

Malloy Promises More School Security Funds, If He’s Re-Elected

by Hugh McQuaid | October 31, 2014 5:48pm

Hugh McQuaid photo Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced $22 million in new state funding for school security projects Friday at Manchester High School. Malloy, who is locked in a close re-election battle, said he will propose at least $10 million more next year if he’s re-elected Tuesday.

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October 24, 2014

Unions Continue To Express Concerns Over Hospital Conversions

by Cara Rosner | October 24, 2014 12:49pm

New Haven Register file photo A senior official at the Dallas-based corporation trying to buy community hospitals in Bristol, Vernon, Manchester and Waterbury says privatizing them is the best way to keep them viable, but employee representatives have major concerns about the potential buyouts. 

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July 14, 2014

Blumenthal to Lead Protest of Hobby Lobby

by Christine Stuart | July 14, 2014 5:30am

Later this morning U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal and advocates will gather outside the Hobby Lobby in Manchester to call on the company to offer its employees full contraceptive coverage.

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