July 25, 2016
by Jack Kramer and Christine Stuart | July 25, 2016 12:00pm
There is no statewide primary in Connecticut this year, but there are 16 Democratic and Republican primaries coming up on Aug. 9, including 12 legislative primaries, two for probate judge, and two registrar of voters.
Tags: Ed Gomes, Marilyn Moore, Terry Gerratana, Aug. 9, primaries, Jason Perillo, Jay Case
July 8, 2016
by Susan Bigelow | July 8, 2016 10:00am
I bet you didn’t know primary season is sneaking up on us. Sure, we had a presidential primary season back in April, but that had passionate public interest, media attention, and huge turnout. The upcoming primaries, scheduled for the hot and drowsy depths of August, will be the opposite of that.
January 6, 2016
by Christine Stuart | January 6, 2016 6:30am
Last month the Federal Aviation Administration announced new requirements for drone registration and made a bold statement about its authority, but it’s unclear if Connecticut lawmakers will challenge the federal government when it comes to regulating unmanned flight.
September 30, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | September 30, 2015 3:41pm
Calls for a special session to address Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s plan to make $103 million in emergency budget cuts were renewed Wednesday by a leading Democrat on the legislature’s Human Services Committee.
March 7, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid & Brian McCready | March 7, 2014 7:30pm
The Consumer Protection Department will not revoke the marijuana growers license of a Fairfield company whose manager failed to disclose that he had a similar permit revoked in Boulder, Colo. two years ago.
March 6, 2014
by Brian McCready | March 6, 2014 6:30am
Consumer Protection Commissioner William Rubenstein said Wednesday he is “very disturbed about what is alleged” against the manager of a company selected by the state to grow medical marijuana in West Haven.
January 28, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | January 28, 2014 4:16pm
The state will allow four companies to grow marijuana at facilities in West Haven, Portland, Simsbury, and Watertown. The facilities will produce the cannabis to be sold to patients certified to use medical marijuana.
November 1, 2013
by Jason Paul | November 1, 2013 1:34pm
Tuesday is Election Day and voters in a majority of the state’s towns will be going to the polls to decide who will run their town government.
October 14, 2013
by Christine Stuart | October 14, 2013 4:54pm
It’s unclear exactly how many Connecticut residents are out of work or are missing paychecks as a result of the federal government shutdown, but Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said Monday that things will start to get more critical for the state on Nov. 1.
Tags: Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, shutdown, debt ceiling, default, critical, Nov. 1, connecticut, veterans, dh
October 7, 2013
by Jennifer Alexander | October 7, 2013 7:06pm
Whether it’s in Bridgeport, Bristol, or Brooklyn, budget cuts and teacher layoffs are an unwelcome prospect but sometimes an unavoidable reality. The manner in which school districts choose which teachers to let go is often decided long in advance, during collective bargaining negotiations.