October 3, 2014
by Susan Bigelow | October 3, 2014 8:00am
At a recent transportation forum, gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley suggested that it shouldn’t be the role of state government to “push people out of their cars” and onto alternative modes of transit. He’s wrong. For all kinds of reasons, and in all kinds of ways, encouraging people to drive less ought to be a high priority of state government.
October 1, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | October 1, 2014 10:30am
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.
September 29, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | September 29, 2014 10:33am
September 15, 2014
by Christine Stuart | September 15, 2014 1:44pm
Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said he’s spending more on transportation than previous administrations, while Republican challenger Tom Foley said traffic congestion in Connecticut has gotten worse over the past few years.
September 11, 2014
by Christine Stuart | September 11, 2014 4:46pm
August 25, 2014
by Christine Stuart | August 25, 2014 3:32pm
Standing near the Old Main Street bridge in Rocky Hill, Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy declared that he had “no problem” with a constitutional amendment that would prohibit the legislature from raiding the special transportation fund.
August 19, 2014
by Christine Stuart | August 19, 2014 3:04pm
A broad coalition of advocates gathered Tuesday at Union Station in Hartford and called on the gubernatorial candidates to adopt a set of guidelines for approaching transportation policy.
by Hugh McQuaid | August 19, 2014 5:30am
August 10, 2014
by Christine Stuart | August 10, 2014 11:01am
Would he have supported a ban on assault weapons and large capacity magazines? That was one of the questions Republican Tom Foley wouldn’t definitively answer during the last televised debate before the Republican gubernatorial primary against Sen. John McKinney.
Tags: Tom Foley, John McKinney, tax credits, gross receipts tax, transportation, guns, Newtown, First Five, Sprague, dh
August 4, 2014
by Jhansi Katechia | August 4, 2014 5:01pm
Following the death of a Ridgefield boy left unattended in a hot car, the state Department of Transportation awarded a $100,000 grant to the Connecticut Children’s Injury Prevention Center for the “Look Before You Lock” campaign.