September 28, 2016
by Sarah Darer Littman | September 28, 2016 9:30am
As a professional woman watching the debate on Monday night, I witnessed a depressingly familiar scenario. Apparently I wasn’t alone. One of my tweets seemed to resonate widely: “Trump can’t seem to stop interrupting HRC. Which reminds professional women of every single meeting they’ve ever been in.”
September 26, 2016
by Sarah Eagan | September 26, 2016 5:30am
A paper came from my daughter’s Kindergarten the other day with a list of questions. What motivates me? (Meaning the kindergartener, not the mom). What are my favorite activities? What am I good at? What do I need to work on?
September 23, 2016
by Susan Bigelow | September 23, 2016 10:00am
by Sarah Darer Littman | September 23, 2016 8:00am
News that most of the Legislature’s Program Review and Investigations Committee staff would be assigned to other legislative support offices is being billed as a cost-saving measure. Five analysts are being moved to the Auditors of Public Accounts and the five others are being transferred elsewhere.
by Terry Cowgill | September 23, 2016 5:29am
Two stories surfaced last week that shed light on the way state government operates and the low regard some officials have for those who act as watchdogs for the people.
September 18, 2016
by Randall Smith | September 18, 2016 11:29pm
An open letter to Judge Moukawsher:
As a teacher in his sixteenth year in education, I wish to offer Judge Thomas Moukawsher both praise and some advice in response to his recent landmark ruling.
September 16, 2016
by Andy Thibault | September 16, 2016 11:00pm
This is the haunting voice of trauma inflicted on a 12-year-old girl:
“That day never goes away. It’s like I can’t really escape it, no matter how hard I try. I should have done something — anything — to stop that bullet from hitting him in the head.”
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by Susan Bigelow | September 16, 2016 9:59am
After a tense week, it looks like Connecticut’s insurance exchange is saved. Don’t breathe that sigh of relief just yet, though. It’s more obvious than ever that the exchanges are fatally flawed.
by Terry Cowgill | September 16, 2016 5:30am
From his Olympian perch, Hartford Superior Court Judge Thomas G. Moukawsher last week hurled a thunderbolt at just about everyone you could imagine who works in the field of public education.
September 13, 2016
by Council 4 AFSCME | September 13, 2016 4:04pm