January 26, 2015
by Matt DeRienzo | January 26, 2015 5:30am
Six retirements and a Republican wave that ousted five incumbents in November cost Connecticut its place with the majority party in Washington. But the turnover has lifted up Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy from their previous standings near the bottom of the seniority list in the U.S. Senate.
January 22, 2015
by Ellen Shemitz | January 22, 2015 6:15pm
I applaud President Obama for his State of the Union remarks this week for at least two reasons. First, he laid out the economic imperative of investing in the health and education of our children. Second, he called for specific policies that will make a concrete difference for children and families today and into the future — nationally and in Connecticut.
January 19, 2015
by Wendell Potter | January 19, 2015 10:30pm
Obamacare Bills Reflect A Narrow Agenda
In coming weeks, we can expect the Republican-controlled Congress to push two Obamacare bills that would hike profits for some businesses. What we can’t expect, from either Republicans or Democrats, unfortunately, is any effort to help families, even those with insurance, to stay out of bankruptcy court because of mounting medical bills.
January 6, 2015
by Staff Report | January 6, 2015 3:02pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s trip to Washington was delayed by weather Tuesday.
December 13, 2014
by Sal Luciano | December 13, 2014 6:53pm
In case you missed it, there’s a monster lurking in our nation’s capital. It’s assumed the form of a 1,603-page, $1.1 trillion spending package written (allegedly) to avert another government shutdown.
November 21, 2014
by Mary E. O'Leary | November 21, 2014 7:52am
October 30, 2014
by Mary E. O'Leary | October 30, 2014 7:45pm
October 17, 2014
by Matt DeRienzo | October 17, 2014 11:37am
Republican 5th District congressional candidate Mark Greenberg called Friday for the resignation of Thomas Frieden, director of the federal Center for Disease Control and Prevention, over his handling of the country’s response to the Ebola virus.
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October 14, 2014
by Matt DeRienzo | October 14, 2014 7:02am
October 3, 2014
by Terry Cowgill | October 3, 2014 4:30am