August 28, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | August 28, 2015 5:30am
Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal said Thursday that he’s been listening to both supporters and opponents of the multi-national, nuclear non-proliferation agreement that’s been struck with the government of Iran. But the state’s senior senator wouldn’t say whether his Jewish heritage would play a part in his own decision to support or oppose the deal.
August 25, 2015
by Christine Stuart | August 25, 2015 4:06pm
August 19, 2015
by Madeline Stocker | August 19, 2015 4:06pm
In a debate that showcased the Democratic mayoral candidates positions on myriad issues impacting Hartford, it was clear that the two opponents were steadfast in their approach to one of the city’s biggest crises — the uptick in violence.
Tags: hartford, Luke Bronin, Pedro Segarra, Madeline Stocker, Courant, Fox 61, debate, dh
by Cara Rosner | August 19, 2015 10:00am
August 14, 2015
by Suzanne Bates | August 14, 2015 7:59am
The children who enter the care of the state, overseen by the Department of Children and Families, are our most vulnerable children, and yet there are state workers who are allowed to continue to work with them even after allegations of abuse.
August 7, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | August 7, 2015 5:30am
Though he said it should not be considered an end-run around far more controversial gun reform bills he has championed, Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy is proposing what he calls a major restructuring of mental health support systems, and believes it might actually have a chance to pass.
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August 6, 2015
by Madeline Stocker | August 6, 2015 12:16pm
As violence in Hartford continues to make headlines, Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra and Democratic challenger Luke Bronin have different styles of approaching the problem. One would hold more public forums, while the other prefers private meetings.
August 5, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | August 5, 2015 12:00pm
An associate professor and the community college at which she teaches continue to remain silent about the academic’s arrest on a charge of making a false statement after she accused the Connecticut State Police of racial profiling.
August 3, 2015
by Madeline Stocker | August 3, 2015 4:30pm
July 30, 2015
by Christine Stuart | July 30, 2015 12:39pm