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November 14, 2014

Exchange Enrollment Opens Saturday

by Christine Stuart | November 14, 2014 3:15pm

Christine Stuart photo As Connecticut’s insurance exchange gets ready for the second year of enrollment there’s a new leader at the helm, a shorter enrollment period, more choices, and less money for outreach.

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November 11, 2014

Federal Grant To Help Unemployed Health Care Workers

by Kristi Allen | November 11, 2014 1:12pm

Kristi Allen photo A $6.7 million U.S. Department of Labor grant announced Monday by U.S. Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy and Rep. Elizabeth Esty will help unemployed residents find work in the healthcare and information technology fields.

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September 25, 2014

Smart Policy or Plagiarism?

by Hugh McQuaid | September 25, 2014 3:09pm

Christine Stuart file photo In an academic setting, Tom Foley would be “flunked” for lifting portions of his urban policy agenda without attributing his sources, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said Thursday of his Republican opponent.

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September 24, 2014

Foley Pitches Car Tax Reduction and Cap As Part of Urban Strategy

by Christine Stuart | September 24, 2014 4:31pm

Christine Stuart photo One of the centerpieces to Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley’s urban policy agenda is a proposal to cut the car tax rate in any city or town where it’s higher than 30 mills.

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September 9, 2014

Malloy Would Offer Tax Credits For Student Loan Payments

by Christine Stuart | September 9, 2014 1:09pm

Christine Stuart photo Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy was back on the campaign trail Tuesday pitching a proposal to make college in Connecticut more affordable.

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July 25, 2014

OP-ED | Hartford Ballpark: Good for Region, Bad for City?

by Susan Bigelow | July 25, 2014 10:00am

Hartford may not get that stadium after all, thanks to a bumbling city government and fierce opposition from residents. This might be a good thing for the city, even though it’s a loss for the region.

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July 4, 2014

OP-ED | Rock Cats Move To Hartford Tainted By Secrecy And Incompetence

by Terry D. Cowgill | July 4, 2014 4:30am

Distressed municipalities will often turn to anything they think will help with economic development.

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July 3, 2014

Segarra Defends Stadium Despite Public Opposition

by Madeline Stocker | July 3, 2014 7:10am

Courtesy of the CIty of Hartford 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.

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June 6, 2014

OP-ED | If Done Right, Hartford Minor League Baseball Could Be More Than Worth It

by Susan Bigelow | June 6, 2014 7:00am

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New Britain baseball is ending the way it started, by moving about 10 miles down the road. In 1983, the Bristol Red Sox moved to New Britain; in 2016, the New Britain Rock Cats will likely be Hartford-bound.

Will it be worth it? That’s a surprisingly hard question to answer.

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June 4, 2014

Boughton, McKinney Pan Hartford Stadium Idea

by Christine Stuart | June 4, 2014 10:17pm

Courtesy of the City of Hartford Two Republican candidates for governor, Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton and Senate Minority Leader John McKinney, both panned Hartford’s plan to build a $60 million stadium to move a minor league baseball team from New Britain to Hartford.

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