December 21, 2014
by Christine Stuart | December 21, 2014 1:00am
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April 17, 2015
by Sarah Darer Littman | April 17, 2015 6:00pm
When I read that the Judiciary Committee spent most of Monday infighting over a nasty email instead of doing the people’s business, my head exploded. This is the kind of behavior one would expect to see in a middle school cafeteria, not at the state Capitol when important legislation that really matters to people’s lives is at stake.
April 16, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | April 16, 2015 3:19pm
Educators from Massachusetts and Pennsylvania joined a Hartford principal Thursday to talk about “turnaround” schools during a forum before the legislature’s Education Committee.
April 15, 2015
by Cara Rosner | April 15, 2015 6:09pm
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.
by Sarah Paduano | April 15, 2015 4:37pm
by Christine Stuart | April 15, 2015 2:47pm
by Elizabeth Regan | April 15, 2015 5:30am
A delegation of municipal leaders converged Tuesday in Hartford to decry issues such as Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s proposal to cut town aid by $15.5 million and an escalating pattern of unfunded state mandates signed into law.
April 14, 2015
by Christine Stuart | April 14, 2015 7:34pm
The House followed the state Senate’s lead Tuesday and passed legislation to block the state Board of Regents from closing a satellite community college campus in Meriden. The measure now heads to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s desk.
by Christine Stuart | April 14, 2015 2:03pm
April 13, 2015
by Christine Stuart | April 13, 2015 8:22pm