At the mention of Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy‘s name, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie just started laughing Monday morning during an appearance on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.”
June 27, 2011
June 17, 2011
Brian Parker and Dave Moore talk about changes in taxes coming sooner than most people realize, and other news.
Kathleen Bolduc, CEO of the Greater Hartford Arts Council, and Tim Yergeau, the council’s assistant marketing director, are guests on the Business Buzz.
June 10, 2011
The Economic Observer covers infrastructure with a comparison between the U.S. and China and says the U.S. is spending less than ever on maintaining its infrastructure. The advocacy group Transportation for America recently produced an online map of bridges and their various stages of repair or disrepair. Check out the condition of the bridges on your daily commute here.
If you’d like to report a local bridge in disrepair, try using SeeClickFix.com. Many municipalities are watching for reports on the site, but if it’s a state road it’s good to report problems directly to the state Department of Transportation here.
June 6, 2011
This podcast of The Breakdown was recorded May 31 at OntheHorn.com’s studio in Glastonbury with special guests Jim Starr of Achieve Hartford and Irwin Krieger, a therapist specializing in evaluation and psychotherapy for GLBT individuals, couples, and families.
Jim Starr is on to talk about Achieve Hartford, a not for profit organization dedicated to improving Hartford schools and making them more accountable with an eye toward bridging the gap of understanding between funding and results. Here’s a Hartford Business Journal Q&A with Starr.
And, since there has been so much discussion of transgender issues at the Capitol in recent weeks, In the second half of the show Therapist Irwin Krieger is on at the request of The Breakdown crew to discuss the experience of changing your gender.
May 26, 2011
March 1, 2011
The Breakdown has special guest Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra.
February 16, 2011
Coverage of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s budget address begins with commentary at 9 a.m. Malloy is expected to speak to the General Assembly from the House chamber around 12 p.m. today.