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  • Connecticut farm wineries seek change in brandy law

    Connecticut lawmakers are considering a bill that would allow permitted farm wineries to sell brandy that's been distilled off-site. The proposed legislation, up for a vote Monday in the General Assembly's General Law Committee, would allow the farms...
  • Malloy Lauds CT Culture But Gives Short Shrift To Support

    Malloy Lauds CT Culture But Gives Short Shrift To Support
    Six weeks ago, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy entered the Great Hall of the Connecticut General Assembly to deliver his biennial budget to lawmakers. Rhetorically, it was an excellent speech, full of lofty language and pleasing political platitudes. In practice,...
  • Raiding Dedicated Funds Defeats Purpose

    Raiding Dedicated Funds Defeats Purpose
    On the face of it, state Sen. Ted Kennedy Jr.'s idea to supplement public funding for state parks is a good one. He proposes that a fund be created via voluntary $5 donations as part of motor vehicle registrations every two years. If half the owners of...
  • Malloy orders $13.7 million more in mid-year budget cuts

    Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Wednesday ordered $13.7 million in additional mid-year budget cuts to combat a stubborn, current fiscal-year deficit that continues to grow. The Democrat sent a letter to the leaders of the General Assembly's budget-...
  • Hospitals Tell Lawmakers: Our Outlook Is 'Quite Bleak'

    HARTFORD — Leaders of state hospitals urged state lawmakers Tuesday to replenish the cuts in Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's proposed budget, predicting the suggested changes could lead to deep reductions in medical services and staff. They said...
  • Hospitals ask Connecticut lawmakers to replenish budget cuts

    Leaders of state hospitals urged state lawmakers Tuesday to replenish the cuts in Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's proposed budget, predicting the suggested changes could lead to deep reductions in medical services and staff. They said Malloy's...
  • Malloy Names Panel To Create Strategy For Funding Transportation Overhaul

    Malloy Names Panel To Create Strategy For Funding Transportation Overhaul
    HARTFORD — In appointing a panel Tuesday to recommend ways to pay for a long-term statewide transportation overhaul, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said he's open to a range of options — including tolls. Malloy wants the 10-member panel to put...
  • Bill making it easier to change gender on records progresses

    A bill that would make it easier for transgender people to update their names and gender on their birth certificates is progressing through the Connecticut General Assembly. An early vote showed the proposed legislation cleared the legislature's Public...
  • Catholic Leaders To Deliver Petitions Opposing Aid-In-Dying Legislation

    The Catholic church in Connecticut is ramping up its effort to stop a bill that would permit physicians to prescribe a lethal dose of medication to help terminally ill patients end their lives. On Monday at 11 a.m., Michael C. Culhane, executive...
  • Bill makes it easier to change gender on birth certificates

    Connecticut is considering ways to make it easier for transgender people to update their names and genders on their birth certificates. The state already has a law on the books allowing people to change the sex on their birth certificates, as long as...
  • Package Store Owners Versus Liquor Superstore In Battle Of Lobbyists

    Package Store Owners Versus Liquor Superstore In Battle Of Lobbyists
    MANCHESTER — It's the sort of place wine and beer enthusiasts dream about and package stores have nightmares over: A big-box booze behemoth offering thousands of different brands, including some you can find nowhere else. Total Wines & More opened...