October 3, 2016
by Cara Rosner | October 3, 2016 10:02pm
RBS Securities Inc., a subsidiary of the Royal Bank of Scotland, will pay Connecticut $120 million - the largest single state settlement ever - to resolve allegations the bank’s handling of mortgage-backed securities directly contributed to the 2008 financial crisis.
July 19, 2016
by Christine Stuart | July 19, 2016 5:20pm
July 15, 2016
by Sarah Darer Littman | July 15, 2016 8:00am
While Bernie Sanders supporters mourn his endorsement of Hillary Clinton, they should take real comfort that his delegation helped public education activists make an impact on the Democratic Party platform.
July 14, 2016
by Cara Rosner | July 14, 2016 10:30am
July 12, 2016
by Christine Stuart | July 12, 2016 12:53pm
Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy made no apologies for borrowing $188.6 million for a variety of projects, including a bronze statute of the late Walter ‘Doc’ Hurley and a monument to the 65th Infantry Regiment known as the Borinqueneers.
June 28, 2016
by Jack Kramer | June 28, 2016 2:30pm
May 19, 2016
by Christine Stuart | May 19, 2016 3:17pm
May 6, 2016
by Christine Stuart | May 6, 2016 12:33pm
Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said he would veto a bill championed by progressives that would create a quasi-public agency to administer a public retirement system for all private sector employees — if the legislature doesn’t fix it.
April 20, 2016
by Christine Stuart | April 20, 2016 12:05pm
There’s very little these days that Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s budget director, Ben Barnes, and Daniel Livingston, the lead negotiator for the State Employees Bargaining Agent Coalition, can agree upon. But shoring up the state’s pension fund is one of them.
March 10, 2016
by Christine Stuart | March 10, 2016 4:21pm
All four Wall Street credit rating agencies reaffirmed their bond ratings for Connecticut’s general obligation bonds, but three of the four offered a “negative outlook” on the state’s credit rating in advance of a bond sale.