by Cara Rosner | July 15, 2016 5:30am
The state would have a more accurate sense of how many low-income students attend Connecticut public schools if it changed how those students are identified and counted, according to a recent report.
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by Christine Stuart | July 13, 2016 2:36pm
Connecticut’s largest private nonprofit association named a top employee in Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s administration as its first president and CEO.
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by Cara Rosner | July 11, 2016 10:30am
In hospitals across Connecticut and nationwide, workarounds to compensate for medication shortages are daily routines for treating patients - and health experts say it’s not about to change any time soon.
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by Cara Rosner | June 23, 2016 2:00pm
Connecticut ranks as the fifth best state in the country for children, though racial disparities persist in the state, according to an annual report by the Annie E. Casey Foundation.
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by Max Moran | May 31, 2016 11:46am
A company which provided housing and assistance to intellectually disabled youth in Connecticut through 2014 will pay a $1.5 million settlement to the state and federal government over alleged Medicaid fraud.
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by Jack Kramer | May 4, 2016 8:24pm
Attempts to update legislation that some felt would lead to increasing taxation of properties owned in New Haven by Yale University have been shelved — for now.
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by Christine Stuart | April 26, 2016 6:12pm
A senior advisor to President Barack Obama called House Speaker Brendan Sharkey on Tuesday to urge him to call a bill that would require individuals who are the subject of temporary restraining orders to give up their firearms.
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by Christine Stuart | April 20, 2016 11:10pm
Connecticut Dreamers cheered Senate approval Wednesday of a bill that gives them access to financial aid at public colleges and universities.
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by Christine Stuart | April 12, 2016 5:30am
Two legislative committees agreed Monday to allow the Department of Social Services to outsource case management work for about 500 people with acquired brain injuries, after defeating a similar proposal about four months ago.
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by Jack Kramer | March 29, 2016 10:47pm
One of the victims of the General Assembly’s $220 million budget mitigation plan included a reduction in funding for the television network that covers state government.
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