April 22, 2013
by Megan Merrigan | April 22, 2013 5:30am
Despite the perceived momentum toward four separate bills concerning undocumented immigrants being eligible for driver’s licenses, not one of them made it past the Transportation Committee’s deadline last month.
April 15, 2013
by Christine Stuart | April 15, 2013 5:55pm
April 10, 2013
by Christine Stuart | April 10, 2013 8:09pm
April 8, 2013
by Hugh McQuaid & Christine Stuart | April 8, 2013 7:22pm
April 5, 2013
by Christine Stuart | April 5, 2013 2:09pm
Twenty-four hours after the ink dried on Connecticut’s gun violence prevention legislation, U.S. Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy were on the steps of Hartford City Hall preparing to call upon Congress to pass similar measures.
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April 4, 2013
by Hugh McQuaid | April 4, 2013 5:55pm
by Hugh McQuaid | April 4, 2013 7:30am
The legislature’s bipartisan response to the Newtown shooting could cost the state up to $25 million a year in additional prison costs based on increased penalties for certain crimes, according to the Office of Fiscal Analysis.
by Hugh McQuaid & Christine Stuart | April 4, 2013 2:24am
The legislature sent its bipartisan response to the Sandy Hook tragedy to the governor’s desk Thursday morning, enacting strict gun-control legislation and closing the book on months of emotional debate.
March 25, 2013
by Megan Merrigan | March 25, 2013 5:12pm
Advocates are hoping the fourth time will be the charm for a bill that closes loopholes in the state’s sexual assault laws concerning victims with developmental disabilities.
February 25, 2013
by Christine Stuart | February 25, 2013 6:30am
Two of the state’s most vocal Democrats in the ongoing discussion of gun control legislation found themselves on the other side of the issue during a similar debate in 1993 — a period during which gang violence was at its peak.