by Christine Stuart | Dec 29, 2015 6:30am
Posted to: Business | Jobs | Labor | Poetry
By Friday some workers in Connecticut will see a bump in their pay when the minimum wage jumps from $9.15 an hour to $9.60 an hour.
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by Christine Stuart | Sep 24, 2014 5:31pm
Posted to: The Economy | Election 2014 | Jobs | Poetry | New Britain
One of the centerpieces to Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley’s urban policy agenda is a proposal to cut the car tax rate in any city or town where it’s higher than 30 mills.
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by Christine Stuart | Sep 5, 2014 11:00am
Posted to: Education | Nonprofits | Poetry | Hartford
Should we pay at-risk parents a minimum wage to attend school with their preschool age children? That’s an idea that Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy floated Thursday during a speech to the Connecticut Early Childhood Alliance.
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by Ruby Corby O'Neill | Dec 20, 2012 1:18am
Posted to: Poetry
I have an Angel Friend who sends
Snowflakes of love to melt on me.
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