July 16, 2014
by New Haven Register | July 16, 2014 10:40am
Gubernatorial candidate and state Sen. John McKinney fielded questions about health care and business from residents at the Bella Vista apartment complex Tuesday — and brought them pizza.
July 3, 2014
by Christine Stuart | July 3, 2014 12:42pm
When Luis Miguel Diaz Calel and Anabelia Maribel Diaz Hernandez were picked up April 14 by immigration police at the U.S. border, they were taken to a detention center they called the “icebox.”
June 17, 2014
by Christine Stuart | June 17, 2014 3:51pm
NEW HAVEN — AFT President Randi Weingarten told a room of 300 union delegates that she supports Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s re-election, but not before she acknowledged his potential third-party challenger, Jonathan Pelto.
Tags: Randi Weingarten, AFT, Dannel P. Malloy, Jonathan Pelto, third party, dh
June 16, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | June 16, 2014 4:39pm
NEW HAVEN — Labor delegates embraced Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy during the AFL-CIO’s political convention on Monday during an event that was focused as much on labor laws in Wisconsin as it was on the last four years in Connecticut.
Tags: Dannel P. Malloy, Tom Foley, Wisconsin, Labor, AFL-CIO, Lori Pelletier, dh
by Hugh McQuaid | June 16, 2014 3:05pm
Connecticut AFL-CIO Secretary Treasurer Lori Pelletier defended the union’s decision to hear from only major party candidates Monday as third-party gubernatorial candidate Jonathan Pelto bemoaned being shut out of the group’s convention.
Tags: Lori Pellitier, Jonathan Pelto, AFL-CIO, convention, delegates, dh
by Hugh McQuaid | June 16, 2014 12:59pm
NEW HAVEN — Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley’s efforts Monday to clarify his positions on labor issues before delegates at the AFL-CIO convention were met with laughter and skepticism.
April 24, 2014
by Christine Stuart | April 24, 2014 10:35pm
Sen. Majority Leader Martin Looney said it’s “too soon” to speculate on how much money the state will bring in until April 30, but if tax revenues continue to come in lower than expected they may have to look at lowering the amount of the $55 tax refund.
Tags: Martin Looney, tax refund, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, dh
April 18, 2014
by Christine Stuart | April 18, 2014 2:36pm
April 11, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | April 11, 2014 3:58pm
NEW HAVEN — Former Gov. John G. Rowland pleaded not guilty Friday to campaign corruption charges in U.S. District Court in New Haven, where his lawyer said he plans to take the case to trial.
April 8, 2014
by Christine Stuart | April 8, 2014 5:30am
With the NCAA basketball championships and both of the University of Connecticut teams on her mind, state Rep. Pat Dillon, D-New Haven, said she wants to get rid of any state law that would make it difficult for student athletes to unionize.