by Christine Stuart | April 25, 2016 5:30am
A poll commissioned by electric car maker Tesla found that 76 percent of 600 likely Connecticut voters support legislation that would allow them to sell directly to consumers.
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by Christine Stuart | April 22, 2016 12:01pm
Department of Vehicles Commissioner Michael Bzdyra demanded the contractor it used to upgrade its computer system provide more resources to resolve the ongoing issues.
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by Jack Kramer | April 22, 2016 12:40am
The House voted 144-1 Thursday to hike the penalty for motorists who fail to yield to pedestrians and bicyclists to $500.
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by Christine Stuart | April 20, 2016 3:48pm
The U.S. Department of Justice said it’s planning to sue Connecticut for failure to comply with a section of the National Voter Registration Act of 1993, if it doesn’t fix the problem.
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by Jack Kramer | April 18, 2016 11:12pm
A bill to allow Tesla Motors to circumvent local car dealerships and sell their electric vehicles directly to consumers in Connecticut has advanced.
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by David Stevens | April 11, 2016 3:00pm
The tax collection system that the Department of Motor Vehicles currently operates is inefficient and part of the problem everyone wants to avoid at the DMW — wait times. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s DMV reform bill is a common sense step in fixing the issue and modernizing the DMV.
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by Christine Stuart | March 16, 2016 12:40pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is hoping the nomination of a new leadership team with experience in both the public and private sector will help modernize the Department of Motor Vehicles.
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by Christine Stuart | March 14, 2016 11:45pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s proposal to lock up the state’s transportation funds made it out of committee on a 22-11 vote Monday, but several lawmakers said they want to see the language strengthened before it gets to the House and Senate for a vote.
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by Christine Stuart | March 1, 2016 1:21am
A bill introduced earlier this month by Gov. Dannel P. Malloy that would allow residents to register their vehicles, even if they haven’t paid their delinquent property taxes, was panned by municipal leaders and praised by car dealers.
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by Christine Stuart | February 23, 2016 6:30am
Changing Connecticut’s handicap parking signs from the old image of a stick figure in a wheelchair to a more active version of a stick figure in a wheelchair is more controversial than one might think.
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