May 23, 2013
by Jacqueline Wattles | May 23, 2013 2:56pm
The Connecticut economy is projected to continue its recovery, reaching a pre-recession “normal” by 2017, but the state’s economy may continue to lag behind the levels of growth seen in other states and the nation, according to the New England Economic Partnership’s semi-annual economic forecast.
May 21, 2013
by Hugh McQuaid | May 21, 2013 4:10pm
A jury deliberated for less than three hours on Tuesday before finding Robert Braddock Jr., the former finance director of Chris Donovan’s 2012 congressional campaign, guilty on all three counts of conspiring to hide the source of $27,500 in campaign donations.
Tags: Robert Braddock Jr., Frank Riccio, hugh mcquaid, dh
by Hugh McQuaid | May 21, 2013 2:44pm
(UPDATED 10 p.m.) NEW HAVEN — After staying out of the public eye for months, Chris Donovan re-emerged Tuesday outside a federal courthouse to reassert his innocence as a jury inside began to mull the fate of a former campaign aide accused of campaign finance corruption.
May 16, 2013
by Christine Stuart | May 16, 2013 8:20am
May 15, 2013
by Christine Stuart | May 15, 2013 5:58pm
NEW HAVEN — The former correction officer who was described as a “creep” and “diabolical” by a defense attorney earlier this week took the stand Wednesday and detailed a scheme to bribe Connecticut lawmakers.
May 10, 2013
by Christine Stuart | May 10, 2013 8:46am
Connecticut moved one step closer to becoming the 42nd state to license tattoo artists when the House passed legislation to regulate the industry Thursday.
May 8, 2013
by Christine Stuart | May 8, 2013 12:00pm
Legislators already created a privately-funded foundation to help those who responded to the second deadliest school shooting in U.S. history, but there’s still legislation pending that would provide individuals access to workers’ compensation benefits if they are emotionally impaired after a traumatic event.
May 6, 2013
by Christine Stuart | May 6, 2013 3:39pm
May 3, 2013
by Christine Stuart | May 3, 2013 12:51pm
Republican House Minority Leader Lawrence Cafero is sounding the alarm bells over State Treasurer Denise Nappier’s planned sale of $427.8 million in pension investments to meet this year’s obligations to retired state employees and teachers.
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May 2, 2013
by Christine Stuart | May 2, 2013 5:33am