HARTFORD, CT— The House and Senate may not have a budget, but they’ve been able to give final passage to a few bills already this year.
May 4, 2017
April 26, 2017
HARTFORD, CT — They’re outside the traditional forms of local or state government, but so-called special districts spend more than $200 billion annually.
May 6, 2016
Four Connecticut residents, including one pregnant woman, have been infected by the Zika virus after traveling to Zika-affected countries.
April 28, 2016
It’s something almost all of us should be worrying about. Unless you’re young, independently wealthy or have a good government job or the equivalent in the private sector, you’re probably wondering how you’re going to survive when you can’t work anymore.
April 26, 2016
Early Tuesday morning, the House passed a bill that would create a quasi-public agency to administer a retirement system for Connecticut residents who currently may not have one through their employer.
April 19, 2016
The Senate voted 24-11 Tuesday in favor of a bill that prioritizes residential water customers over commercial bottling companies during a drought.
March 28, 2016
The Public Health Committee unanimously approved a bill that would align the state’s water fluoridation standards with a federal recommendation issued last year, and also lower the maximum amount of fluoride that could be placed in the state’s public drinking water.
March 18, 2016
The military has all kinds of colorful terms for situations that turn into disasters of varying degrees. Unfortunately — or fortunately, depending on your point of view — most of them can’t be repeated here.
March 11, 2016
by Christine Stuart | Mar 11, 2016 2:33pm
Posted to: Agriculture | Business | Economic Development | The Economy | Environment | Manufacturing | Public Health | Quasi-Public | State Capitol | Transparency | Weather | Bloomfield
Clean water advocates packed a legislative hearing room Friday to support legislation that would eliminate a discount a regional water authority gave to a bottling company with plans to set up shop in Bloomfield.
April 15, 2015
Proponents told members of the Finance, Revenue and Bonding Committee on Wednesday that bringing keno to Connecticut is essential to keeping the state’s lottery competitive with other states’, while opponents decried the game as a short-sighted and ill-advised way to generate revenue.