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October 15, 2014

Republicans Call For Ebola Hearing

by Kristi Allen | October 15, 2014 3:21pm

Wikipedia Republican legislators called Wednesday for a public hearing on Connecticut’s plans to respond to a potential Ebola outbreak, while state officials stressed that health services were prepared to deal with any cases that might arise.

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October 13, 2014

Officials Seek Comment on Creation of State-Sponsored Retirement Account

by Christine Stuart | October 13, 2014 12:24pm

State officials are seeking public comment regarding the feasibility of a state-sponsored retirement plan for all private sector employees.

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October 10, 2014

New Laws Crack Down On Robocalls

by Cara Rosner | October 10, 2014 12:00pm

istockphoto Two new state laws have significantly increased the fines that individuals and companies face if they send consumers unsolicited text messages or bother them with “robocalls.”

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October 9, 2014

Watchdogs Ask Candidates To Take FOI Pledge

by Hugh McQuaid | October 9, 2014 11:54am

Courtesy of Justice.gov Sick of playing defense against efforts to erode the state Freedom of Information Act, an open government advocacy group has begun asking candidates to sign a pledge to support the public document disclosure law.

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October 1, 2014

20 Connecticut Social Entrepreneurs Convert Their Companies to Benefit Corporations

by Christine Stuart | October 1, 2014 3:50pm

Christine Stuart photo A lifestyle coffee company was one of 20 companies Wednesday to switch their corporate structure over to a Benefit Corporation.

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New Laws Take Effect Today

by Hugh McQuaid | October 1, 2014 10:30am

Hugh McQuaid file photo Several new laws take effect today including new regulations on pet stores and the sale of electronic cigarettes, as well as a law cracking down on domestic violence.

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September 29, 2014

Municipal Lobby Warns of Unfunded State Mandates

by Hugh McQuaid | September 29, 2014 4:34pm

The Connecticut Conference of Municipalities released a report Monday calling on state policymakers to relieve local governments of the more than 1,200 mandates they say the state imposes on towns.

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September 26, 2014

Tax Review Panel Convenes Monday

by Cara Rosner | September 26, 2014 12:00pm

istockphoto A panel tasked with analyzing Connecticut’s tax structure and suggesting policy options to “modernize” it will meet for the first time on Monday.

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September 22, 2014

Public Hearing Wednesday On Autism Services

by Staff Report | September 22, 2014 2:08pm

The Program Review and Investigations Committee will hold a public hearing Wednesday on the availability of transitional services for young people with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

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September 16, 2014

Election Regulators Call NU Solicitation ‘Egregious’

by Christine Stuart | September 16, 2014 1:55pm

Christine Stuart photo The State Elections Enforcement Commission dismissed a complaint against Northeast Utilities CEO Thomas May Tuesday, but not before offering some harsh criticism of the solicitation the state contractor sent last September to his employees.

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