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  • DOT Chief Pitches 30-Year Transportation Improvement Plan

    DOT Chief Pitches 30-Year Transportation Improvement Plan
    HARTFORD — A long-term overhaul of the state's transportation network would cut air pollution and save time for commuters, but perhaps more importantly would help shore up Connecticut's economy, Transportation Commissioner James Redeker told...
  • CT Business Day serves up some plain talk

    At the Connecticut Business and Industry Association's annual Connecticut Business Day at the Legislative Office Building in Hartford, the emphasis was again on encouraging small business owners to express their concerns to their legislators, and some...
  • UConn Foundation Clash Continues

    UConn Foundation Clash Continues
    HARTFORD - The longrunning clash over the transparency of the University of Connecticut Foundation continued Monday as some lawmakers pushed for the foundation to be subject to the state's Freedom of Information Act. Top UConn officials testified that...
  • Merrill Proposes Registrar Reforms; Critics Skeptical

    Merrill Proposes Registrar Reforms; Critics Skeptical
    HARTFORD — Secretary of the State Denise Merrill Wednesday proposed scrapping the state's system of having two elected registrars, a Democrat and a Republican, run elections in each of the state's 169 municipalities, saying she would replace them...
  • Legislators Urged To Undo Court Ruling That Lets Police Suppress Arrest Details

    Legislators Urged To Undo Court Ruling That Lets Police Suppress Arrest Details
    Police departments in Connecticut don't have to release much information about arrests that they make — not in a timely manner, anyway — and open-government advocates are now saying that legislators need to pass a bill to increase disclosure...
  • Lawmakers Promoting More Than 140 Transportation Bills

    The governor's upcoming 30-year transportation proposal is already a hot topic at the General Assembly, but scores of vastly smaller initiatives for Connecticut's highways and transit systems also are on the table. Various state legislators are trying to...
  • Drones, Privacy: Legislative Issues Reflect Changing Times

    Drones, Privacy: Legislative Issues Reflect Changing Times
    HARTFORD — The coming legislative session is likely to be dominated by the usual fights over taxes and spending. But lawmakers are also poised to ponder other issues that reflect changes in the social fabric propelled by technology. From...
  • Manchester Officials Say Group Homes A Growing Burden In Town

    Manchester Officials Say Group Homes A Growing Burden In Town
    MANCHESTER — The board of directors on Tuesday discussed how to balance compassion with the strain on local resources that comes with being a center for state placements of people with mental illness and other problems. Manchester hosts 65 group...
  • Correction Commissioner Halts Placement Of Sex Offenders At Manchester Halfway House

    Correction Commissioner Halts Placement Of Sex Offenders At Manchester Halfway House
    MANCHESTER —The state will not place any more convicted sex offenders in a halfway house that residents have said does not belong in their neighborhood, the state correction commissioner wrote in a letter released Thursday. "Based on appropriate...
  • Democrats Keep Majority In State Senate

    Democrats Keep Majority In State Senate
    Democrats kept their grip on the state Senate on a night of tension and tentative celebration in party headquarters across Connecticut. Republicans had been optimistic about flipping a few seats and narrowing the Democrats’ 22-14 advantage in...
  • Ted Cummings Of Manchester To Enter State Veterans' Hall Of Fame

    Ted Cummings Of Manchester To Enter State Veterans' Hall Of Fame
    MANCHESTER — For service to his nation, state and hometown, World War II veteran Ted Cummings will be inducted into the Connecticut Veterans Hall of Fame. Run by the state Department of Veterans Affairs and Military Department, the Hall of Fame...