July 8, 2014
by Christine Stuart | July 8, 2014 5:30am
Last week, the Washington Post reported that former Secretary of the State Hillary Clinton was paid more than $251,250 to speak to 2,300 students at the University of Connecticut in April. The news has at least two gubernatorial candidates crying foul, while Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and the foundation defended the decision.
June 12, 2014
by Christine Stuart and Hugh McQuaid | June 12, 2014 4:24pm
June 6, 2014
by Madeline Stocker | June 6, 2014 7:11am
Seventy two percent of Fortune 500 companies avoid approximately $90 billion in taxes by booking profits to subsidiaries registered in offshore tax havens, according to a report from the ConnPIRG Education Fund and Citizens for Tax Justice. Each year, offshore tax loopholes used by U.S. multinational corporations cost Connecticut $600 million in state tax revenue.
June 5, 2014
by Brian Woodman Jr. | June 5, 2014 5:30am
May 30, 2014
by Christine Stuart | May 30, 2014 5:30am
(Updated 7:02 a.m.) The state Department of Developmental Services, which provides services for tens of thousands of intellectually and developmentally disabled clients, has fallen behind on investigating allegations of the abuse and neglect, according to the Auditors of Public Accounts.
May 15, 2014
by Christine Stuart | May 15, 2014 5:29am
May 8, 2014
by Christine Stuart | May 8, 2014 1:59am
It didn’t look like it was going to happen, but a bill that would make it easier for private, for-profit hospitals to take over nonprofit hospitals was on its way to the governor’s desk late Wednesday.
May 6, 2014
by Christine Stuart | May 6, 2014 1:33pm
May 3, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | May 3, 2014 6:45pm
April 21, 2014
by Christine Stuart | April 21, 2014 12:17pm
(Updated 2:41 p.m.) Legislation addressing the burning question of whether for profit entities should be allowed to purchase nonprofit hospitals in the state is still “a work in progress,” Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said Friday.