This Morning With Ray Dunaway May 1st 2014

Here’s what to expect this morning with Ray Dunaway.

7:20- David Lightman is here to discuss the minimum wage.  The Tea Party in the Senate is supposed to take a big test vote on minimum wage. GOP primaries will take place next month where Tea Party candidates will face establishment folks… starting in NC, then Ga., Ky., Idaho and Miss.

8:20-Senator Welch represents the towns of Bristol, Harwinton, Plainville, Plymouth and Thomaston.  He is in favor of a measure aimed at better protecting electricity consumers from future spikes in their rates and clearing up confusion in the system.The proposal empowers consumers in several ways, and Welch explains.

8:50- Arielle Levin Becker, covers health care for The Connecticut Mirror, and will be on the air.  The state House has given final approval to a controversial bill that would give nurse practitioners more independence, a measure that both supporters and opponents say could have a major effect on health care in Connecticut. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, whose administration proposed the measure, is expected to sign it.

All this, plus Weather and Traffic on the 8′s, Scott Gray’s Sports Commentary and much more.  Tune in to WTIC NewsTalk 1080 or Click Here to listen online.  And while you’re at it, catch up on Ray Dunaway’s new daily blog HERE.

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