November 20, 2015
by Suzanne Bates | November 20, 2015 3:44pm
November 13, 2015
by Christine Stuart | November 13, 2015 2:12pm
The leak of Republican budget documents to the news media will “chill” bipartisan budget talks, Senate Republican Leader Len Fasano and House Minority Leader Themis Klarides said Friday.
November 9, 2015
by Christine Stuart | November 9, 2015 5:30am
In a data-driven assessment of state government accountability and transparency, Connecticut received a C minus from the Center for Public Integrity.
November 6, 2015
by Terry Cowgill | November 6, 2015 5:30am
It is with some amusement that I’ve been watching the ongoing discussions in Hartford about a proposed “lockbox” for revenues meant to be used for transportation. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has recently reiterated his call for a constitutional amendment to ensure that taxes collected expressly for transportation initiatives are used as such. Sounds like a good idea, right?
October 27, 2015
by Christine Stuart | October 27, 2015 4:29am
(Updated 10:43 a.m.) A state court judge was expected to hear arguments today in a dispute between state election regulators and the Connecticut Democratic Party over whether the party illegally spent money on Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s 2014 re-election bid. However, the hearing was postponed at the last minute when the attorney for the Democratic Party had a family emergency. The hearing has been rescheduled for Thursday at 10:30 a.m.
October 6, 2015
by Christine Stuart | October 6, 2015 2:00pm
It wasn’t until state auditors were about to finalize their report that Connecticut’s health insurance exchange presented them with the corrective action plan for a potential security breach that happened in June 2014.
October 5, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | October 5, 2015 4:30am
August 28, 2015
by Christine Stuart | August 28, 2015 11:00am
The statewide test scores for the new Smarter Balanced Consortium Assessment exam show that 55.4 percent of Connecticut’s students are meeting or exceeding the “achievement level” in English, and 39.1 percent are meeting or exceeding the achievement level in math.
August 21, 2015
by Christine Stuart | August 21, 2015 1:56pm
Should the Department of Children and Families Connecticut Juvenile Training School be closed? That’s the question lawmakers and state officials tried to answer Friday.
August 19, 2015
by Cara Rosner | August 19, 2015 9:00am