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July 1, 2015

Obama on Overtime Pay Proposal: ‘A Hard Day’s Work Deserves a Fair Day’s Pay’

by Madeline Stocker | July 1, 2015 1:47pm

Hugh McQuaid file photo In a bid to address income inequality nationwide, President Barack Obama announced his proposal to extend overtime pay Tuesday, a ruling that updates a significant labor regulation and would result in larger paychecks for nearly 5 million workers.

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June 29, 2015

Warren Talks Trickle-Down Economics and GOP Presidential Candidates at JJB Dinner

by Christine Stuart | June 29, 2015 9:43pm

Christine Stuart photo U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren spoke about trickle-down economics and also offered her thoughts on some of the Republican presidential candidates Monday to about 1,300 Democrats at the party’s largest fundraiser of the year.

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June 25, 2015

Supreme Court’s ACA Decision Applauded By Connecticut

by Christine Stuart | June 25, 2015 2:54pm

Josalee Thrift file photo Connecticut’s elected and appointed officials applauded the U.S. Supreme Court’s 6-3 decision Thursday upholding the distribution of subsidies under the Affordable Care Act.

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June 23, 2015

More Connecticut Companies Export, As Congress Moves To Approve Trade Deal

by Cara Rosner | June 23, 2015 2:43pm

Christine Stuart file photo As Congress moves toward “fast-tracking” approval of large international trade bills, a growing number of Connecticut companies are exporting products to other countries, according to a recent survey by the Connecticut Business & Industry Association.

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June 16, 2015

DC NEWS JUNKIE | Himes Wants Civil Liberty Oversight on Terror-Related Actions

by Jordan Fenster | June 16, 2015 8:30am


Maybe Rep. Himes should take a page out of John Oliver’s book. In the most recent episode of HBO’s Last Week Tonight, host Oliver acknowledges that nobody had actually read the 2014 Senate Intelligence Committee Report on Torture, the public version of which is more than 500 pages long.

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June 15, 2015

UTC To Spin Off Sikorsky

by Cara Rosner | June 15, 2015 1:35pm

Zeynep Demir / Shutterstock United Technologies Corp. announced Monday it plans to spin off or sell Stratford-based Sikorsky Aircraft, where about 8,000 Connecticut workers are employed.

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June 12, 2015

OP-ED | Profiles In Courage: Connecticut Pols Line Up Behind Hillary

by Terry Cowgill | June 12, 2015 5:30am

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To no one’s surprise, Democratic elected officials in the Land of Steady Habits are playing it safe. They’re lining up to support the safe choice for president: Hillary Clinton.

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June 10, 2015

Expanded Overtime Pay Could Affect Over 20,000 Connecticut Citizens

by Madeline Stocker | June 10, 2015 2:08pm

CTNJ file photo In what some are defining as the most monumental wage-related government intervention of the decade, the U.S. Labor Department could propose a rule this week that doubles the income threshold required to receive overtime pay.

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June 8, 2015

Malloy Backs Clinton

by Christine Stuart | June 8, 2015 1:13am

Megan Merrigan file photo Gov. Dannel P. Malloy spent Sunday making his choice for president known: he’s going with Hillary Clinton.

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May 5, 2015

DC NEWS JUNKIE | China, U.S. Playing a Game of Chicken

by Jordan Fenster | May 5, 2015 5:31am

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Call it “battle of the bans.” Or maybe ask, “Why did the chicken cross the Pacific?” Fear of poultry-borne illness in two of the world’s largest chicken-consuming countries means the birds probably won’t be crossing too many oceans.

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