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April 7, 2014

Jepsen Announces Re-election Bid

by Christine Stuart | April 7, 2014 6:35am

Christine Stuart photo (Updated 12:42 p.m.) Attorney George Jepsen told WTIC 1080 AM Monday that he will file the paperwork to run for a second term later today.

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April 2, 2014

State Treasurer Candidate Hits the TV Airwaves

by Christine Stuart | April 2, 2014 10:08pm

It’s that time again. Spring. When political candidates start vying for delegates and in the case of Republican candidate Bob Eick — television spots.

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April 1, 2014

WTIC Airs Rowland’s Show Despite Calls To The Contrary

by Staff Report | April 1, 2014 1:17pm

Christine Stuart photo (Updated 4:11 p.m.) WTIC 1080 AM allowed former Gov. John G. Rowland to go back on the air Tuesday afternoon, shortly after Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said that “any reasonable outlet” would remove him.

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March 11, 2014

Watchdog Agencies Pan Proposal For Central Hearing Office

by Christine Stuart | March 11, 2014 4:30am

CTNJ file photo Some of the nine watchdog agencies who felt that they were under attack when Gov. Dannel P. Malloy consolidated them under the Office of Governmental Accountability were surprised this year when a bill called for further consolidation of their functions.

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March 10, 2014

Lanza’s Father Gives Interview to The New Yorker

by Christine Stuart | March 10, 2014 8:48am

The father of the gunman who took the lives of 20 students and six educators is speaking publicly for the first time in a 7,600-word article published today in The New Yorker.

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March 7, 2014

OP-ED | A Way Forward for Journalism? Benefit Corporations

by Doug Hardy | March 7, 2014 2:18pm

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It’s no secret these days that the news industry — which plays an absolutely crucial role in our democratic process at every level — has been badly disrupted. The cause of this is not only the rise of the Internet and the resulting destruction of print’s monopoly on distribution.

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February 14, 2014

OP-ED | Lawmakers Should Stiff-Arm The Secrecy Crowd

by Terry Cowgill | February 14, 2014 5:30am

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The cause of freedom of information in Connecticut went through a bleak period last year. The ghastly school massacre in Newtown had prompted frantic lawmakers to pass laws restricting FOI in the dead of night and without public hearings. And just when open-government advocates thought things had quieted down, along came the “Task Force on Victim Privacy and the Public’s Right to Know.”

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January 13, 2014

Social Entrepreneurs Lobby Lawmakers For New Business Structure

by Christine Stuart | January 13, 2014 5:11pm

reSet website screengrab Is it possible for a business to make a profit and benefit society at the same time? A group of entrepreneurs at the Social Enterprise Trust (reSET) offices in Hartford believes it is, which is why they’re pushing the state to allow for the creation of what’s called a Benefit Corporation, or “b-corp.”

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December 12, 2013

Officials Painted Rosy Picture on Oct. 1 Despite Pricing Problems

by Christine Stuart | December 12, 2013 8:46pm

Christine Stuart file photo Despite assurances to the contrary from both Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman and Access Health CT CEO Kevin Counihan, the Access Health CT website was offering inaccurate pricing information when it opened for business.

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November 26, 2013

Judge Orders Release of 911 Tapes

by Hugh McQuaid | November 26, 2013 4:04pm

CT-N screengrab Recordings of the 911 calls made during the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting will be released by Dec. 4 under a Tuesday decision by a Superior Court judge in New Britain.

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