June 25, 2015
by Christine Stuart | June 25, 2015 2:54pm
Connecticut’s elected and appointed officials applauded the U.S. Supreme Court’s 6-3 decision Thursday upholding the distribution of subsidies under the Affordable Care Act.
by Elizabeth Regan | June 25, 2015 5:30am
June 22, 2015
by Christine Stuart | June 22, 2015 2:57pm
June 19, 2015
by Terry Cowgill | June 19, 2015 5:30am
It isn’t often that I pray for the governor to fail — or that I root against new revenue sources that won’t even take money out of my own wallet. But I hope to God that the Office of Policy and Management can’t agree with the state’s two Indian casinos on a revenue-sharing arrangement for the highly addictive form of gambling known as keno.
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May 31, 2015
by Jorge Cabrera | May 31, 2015 12:56am
On June 3 the Connecticut General Assembly will close the legislative session and hanging in the balance is $5 million in much-needed funding for the Bridgeport public schools.
May 29, 2015
by Heather McGhee | May 29, 2015 12:00pm
May 21, 2015
by Christine Stuart | May 21, 2015 3:09pm
The Black and Puerto Rican caucus was determined not to let a national conversation about policing and race escape them as Connecticut’s legislative session speeds to a close.
May 14, 2015
by Susan Bigelow | May 14, 2015 1:30pm
What’s worse than actual systemic racism? If you’re a Connecticut legislator, pointing out the racial implications of a law is a far worse crime — deserving of actually shutting down half of the legislature for a few hours.
May 8, 2015
by Joette Katz | May 8, 2015 2:27pm
The nation has been shaken by the injustices witnessed in states and cities across our country of high-profile police custody deaths involving minorities — most often African American young men.
by Suzanne Bates | May 8, 2015 11:36am
Connecticut’s economy is like a ship that is taking on water, and while we all frantically bail it out, the state Democratic budget whistles in like a giant cannonball threatening to blow a big hole right through the bottom.