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July 27, 2016

Consolidated Legislative Commissions Get Back To Work

by Max Moran | July 27, 2016 11:43am

Max Moran photo 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.

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July 22, 2016

State Employee Unions Continue Fight To Restore Jobs

by Christine Stuart | July 22, 2016 5:30am

Christine Stuart photo One Connecticut union launched a television campaign while another has filed grievances in an effort to get some of the 1,125 laid-off state employees their jobs back.

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July 19, 2016

Third Wall Street Firm Downgrades Connecticut’s Bonds

by Christine Stuart | July 19, 2016 5:20pm

shutterstock As of Tuesday, three of the four Wall Street credit rating agencies have downgraded Connecticut’s bonds since May.

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Deaf Community Rallies To Restore Public Interpreter Services

by Christine Stuart | July 19, 2016 1:33pm

Christine Stuart photo The deaf community is inconsolable about Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s decision to eliminate the 40-person Department of Rehabilitation Services interpretation unit.

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July 15, 2016

OP-ED | UConn’s Alternate Universe

by Terry Cowgill | July 15, 2016 5:30am

Why do smart people do dumb things? I ask myself that very question every time I do something stupid, which fortunately isn’t that often. But UConn President Susan Herbst, a successful college administrator who holds a Ph.D. in communication theory and research from the University of Southern California Annenberg School for Communication, has really taken the concept to new level.

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July 14, 2016

Connecticut Drops 10 Spots In National Survey on Business Rankings

by Cara Rosner | July 14, 2016 10:30am

Connecticut is 43rd in the nation in CNBC’s 2016 Top States for Business rankings, sliding 10 spots from last year.

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July 12, 2016

Malloy Defends Borrowing, Calls It An Investment

by Christine Stuart | July 12, 2016 12:53pm

Christine Stuart photo Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy made no apologies for borrowing $188.6 million for a variety of projects, including a bronze statute of the late Walter ‘Doc’ Hurley and a monument to the 65th Infantry Regiment known as the Borinqueneers.

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July 11, 2016

State Borrowing Poised To Climb to $2.1B For The Year

by Christine Stuart | July 11, 2016 3:00pm

Christine Stuart photo The state Bond Commission is poised to borrow $188.6 million Tuesday for a number of projects, including $1 million for improvements to the Connecticut Tennis Center in New Haven.

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July 10, 2016

Cuts to Developmental Programs Leave Parents Angry, Scrambling in Connecticut

by Mary E. O'Leary | July 10, 2016 4:57pm

Arnold Gold/New Haven Register Graduations are usually a time of celebration for parents.

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July 1, 2016

15% of Husky Parents Get Insurance With One Month To Go Before Losing Temporary Coverage

by Christine Stuart | July 1, 2016 1:34pm

CTNewsJunkie file photo State officials announced Thursday that about 15 percent of the low-income parents who were about to lose their temporary insurance in July will continue to receive coverage.

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