July 19, 2016
by Jack Kramer | July 19, 2016 5:30am
July 18, 2016
by Christine Stuart | July 18, 2016 1:17pm
State Rep. Matt Ritter may be holding a fundraiser Thursday with Majority Leader Joe Aresimowicz in Rhode Island, but it doesn’t mean the two have teamed up to take over the number one and number two slot in the Connecticut House.
July 15, 2016
by Cara Rosner | July 15, 2016 1:58pm
An investigation into deteriorating foundations affecting hundreds of Connecticut homeowners - and the impact on their insurance policies - has found that Connecticut consumer protection laws were not violated, according to state officials.
July 11, 2016
by Jack Kramer | July 11, 2016 5:30am
Connecticut is falling behind on paying competitive wages, workforce policies, and family and income support initiatives, according to the Early Childhood Workforce Index, the first-ever comprehensive state-by-state analysis of early childhood employment conditions and policies.
June 21, 2016
by Christine Stuart | June 21, 2016 8:30am
June 15, 2016
by Christine Stuart | June 15, 2016 12:00pm
A few weeks before the 2017 state budget goes into effect, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy administration budget director Ben Barnes is warning state agencies to expect steep reductions in discretionary spending for the next two years.
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May 27, 2016
by Christine Stuart | May 27, 2016 5:30am
Two weeks ago, Chief Medical Examiner Dr. James Gill warned that his office could lose accreditation due to budget cuts and an increase in overdose deaths. On Thursday, Gill sent a letter to municipalities to tell them that any “unclaimed” dead person will now be their responsibility.
May 13, 2016
by Susan Bigelow | May 13, 2016 10:00am
May 11, 2016
by Cara Rosner | May 11, 2016 10:30am
As state officials continue to investigate deteriorating home foundations in eastern Connecticut, the companies at the center of the controversy have voluntarily agreed to stop selling certain products for residential use until next year.
May 10, 2016
by Christine Stuart | May 10, 2016 12:53pm
Local elected officials said Tuesday that state lawmakers can’t claim they will pass a budget later this week without a tax increase because the reduction in municipal aid coupled with the lack of structural changes will cause property taxes to increase.