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Labor and Advocates Challenge GE Over Taxes

 HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Labor unions and advocacy organizations are challenging General Electric Co.’s warning that it might leave the state if Connecticut enacts a new, two-year state budget that increases various business-related taxes. The […]

06/11/2015

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UConn & GA’s Union Reach Tentative Agreement

(CBS Connecticut) –  After months of negotiations, the University of Connecticut and the  Graduate Employee Union -United Auto Workers have reached a tentative agreement on a  3 year contract. UConn President Susan Herbst says the […]

04/21/2015

A picture shows a sign of Swiss banking giant UBS. (FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images)

Financial Services Company Commits To Connecticut

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says financial services giant UBS has committed to remaining in Connecticut through 2021.

10/31/2014

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DCF Ordered To Rehire Fired Worker

Connecticut’s Department of Children and Families was ordered Friday to rehire an employee who’d been an outspoken critic of what he sees as the agency’s racist attitude and was fired over allegations about his performance.

07/11/2014

Connecticut State Capitol (WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

Labor History Bill Passes Senate

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut lawmakers are moving closer to requiring the Department of Education to come up with a curriculum that local school districts can use to teach about the history of the labor […]

04/23/2014