September 16, 2014
by Kristi Allen | September 16, 2014 7:11am
Since the video of Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice assaulting his then-fiance Janay Palmer Rice surfaced, the number of calls for domestic violence services in Connecticut has increased.
September 5, 2014
by Christine Stuart | September 5, 2014 11:00am
Should we pay at-risk parents a minimum wage to attend school with their preschool age children? That’s an idea that Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy floated Thursday during a speech to the Connecticut Early Childhood Alliance.
August 27, 2014
by Staff Report | August 27, 2014 3:33pm
House Republican Leader Lawrence Cafero and House Speaker Brendan Sharkey made a trip to the state Capitol with staff members in tow Wednesday to take the ALS ice bucket challenge.
August 21, 2014
by Christine Stuart | August 21, 2014 1:56pm
Health care advocates told the Access Health CT Board of Directors Thursday that they need to consider hiring a group of outreach workers to help people enroll in health insurance.
August 8, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | August 8, 2014 3:42pm
August 5, 2014
by Jhansi Katechia | August 5, 2014 12:00pm
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