May 5, 2016
by Jack Kramer | May 5, 2016 12:54am
A constitutional amendment to bolster the protection of state-owned open space passed the Senate and House before the General Assembly adjourned Wednesday. However, proponents will have to raise the bill again next year in order to get it on the ballot for voters.
May 2, 2016
by Christine Stuart | May 2, 2016 9:00am
(Updated 12:50 p.m.) After being absent from the budget negotiating table all weekend, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is expected to come back Monday with an offer that restores some education and hospital funding.
April 27, 2016
by Steve Majerus-Collins | April 27, 2016 4:27pm
April 26, 2016
by Jack Kramer | April 26, 2016 7:28pm
April 19, 2016
by Christine Stuart | April 19, 2016 7:44pm
They’ve been working on it for more than five years, but Secretary of the State Denise Merrill said they’ve finished development of a real-time election results reporting system that works for Connecticut.
April 15, 2016
by Christine Stuart | April 15, 2016 2:26pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s second budget proposal released earlier this week would not only reduce education funding for 139 towns, but it would eliminate most of the money lawmakers set aside last year to reduce local property taxes.
April 13, 2016
by Christine Stuart | April 13, 2016 3:00pm
Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s revised budget zeroes out funding for 28 school districts in Fairfield County and along the shoreline, and reduces funding for another 111 other towns throughout the state.
Tags: education cost sharing, ECS, budget cut, Fairfield, Lon Seidman, Barbara Henry, Mark Lyon, dh
April 4, 2016
by Joe DeLong | April 4, 2016 3:18pm
In 2008 while working in the private sector I was guiding a small company through a major expansion. The company offered high end service and retail products that were under tremendous strain from the national economic recession.
March 28, 2016
by Christine Stuart | March 28, 2016 4:25pm
With his back to a sea of firefighters in navy blue tee-shirts, Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin told a legislative committee Monday that he needs them to help create on oversight panel that would control labor negotiations because there are no better alternatives to Hartford’s financial woes.
Tags: Luke Bronin, Hartford, labor unions, collective bargaining, oversight, dh
March 25, 2016
by Jack Kramer | March 25, 2016 5:30am