May 24, 2013
by Jacqueline Wattles | May 24, 2013 5:16pm
U.S. Department of Education Secretary Arne Duncan joined Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and members of Connecticut’s congressional delegation at a town hall-style forum on Friday to discuss what he described as the difficult task between balancing school safety and creating an atmosphere of fear.
May 17, 2013
by Jacqueline Wattles | May 17, 2013 1:51pm
May 13, 2013
by Christine Stuart | May 13, 2013 5:45pm
The Federal Aviation Administration has decided to keep open 149 small airport control towers, including six in Connecticut, but tower operators and lawmakers are concerned about what will happen at the end of the fiscal year.
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 3, 2013
by Christine Stuart and Hugh McQuaid | April 3, 2013 12:18pm
April 2, 2013
by CTNewsjunkie Staff | April 2, 2013 2:59pm
March 30, 2013
by Christine Stuart | March 30, 2013 3:54pm
March 28, 2013
by Christine Stuart | March 28, 2013 1:49pm
by Christine Stuart | March 28, 2013 12:40pm
March 8, 2013
by CTNewsjunkie Staff | March 8, 2013 11:32am
A Hartford consulting firm on Thursday filed a lawsuit against the Connecticut Resources Recovery Authority alleging the authority’s bidding process for its municipal liaison was a “sham.” Read our story from 2011 about the bidding process for the $84,000 contract, which went to former House Speaker Thomas Ritter. The Courant’s more recent story about the lawsuit filed by Matthew Hennessy, former Hartford Mayor Eddie Perez’s chief of staff, is here and the lawsuit is here.