July 29, 2016
by Christine Stuart | July 29, 2016 2:01pm
by Susan Bigelow | July 29, 2016 10:00am
by Sarah Darer Littman | July 29, 2016 8:00am
by Terry Cowgill | July 29, 2016 5:30am
While Connecticut Democrats came away largely satisfied and united as their national party’s convention ended this week, many of their Republican counterparts were grinning and bearing it the week before, as the GOP convention delegates adopted one of the most socially conservative platforms in memory and many key speakers attacked Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton rather than say anything nice about their own guy, Donald Trump.
by Christine Stuart | July 29, 2016 12:00am
It took a half-hour, but Hillary Clinton seemed to hit her stride Thursday night in accepting the Democratic Party’s nomination for president when she started talking about the economy and contrasting her campaign with the one being run by her Republican opponent.
Tags: Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump, Phildelphia, dh
July 28, 2016
by Jack Kramer | July 28, 2016 12:00pm
As the clock ticks toward the start of another legislative session in January, Connecticut lawmakers will once again be confronted about whether they should raise the hourly minimum wage — and by how much.
July 27, 2016
by Christine Stuart | July 27, 2016 11:00pm
U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, who demanded a vote on gun violence prevention legislation for 15 hours in the Senate in June, got his five-minutes in the spotlight Wednesday at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.
by Christine Stuart | July 27, 2016 5:29pm
by Christine Stuart | July 27, 2016 2:12pm
by Max Moran | July 27, 2016 11:43am
The directors of the state’s two new legislative commissions are optimistic about the future of their organizations, even though each is taking on the responsibility of what used to be six separate entities.