Effort to Expand Police Mental Health Coverage Progresses A long-running effort to extend workers' compensation benefits to police officers who receive mental health injuries on the job cleared a key hurdle Friday after years of defeat in the General Assembly. State Senate Votes To Ban Variable-Rate Electric Contracts The Connecticut Senate has voted to ban variable-rate electric contracts for residential customers after some complained rates skyrocketed after low introductory costs.
Undocumented Students May Get Tuition Help Governor’s Second Chance Comments Enrage Republicans Educators, Students Seek Reduced Standardized Testing Hundreds Rally For Charter School Funding Train Control Systems Coming to Metro North and LIRR Former Mayor Ganim Announces He’ll Run Again Warren To Headline CT Democratic Fundraiser Plan To Raise Taxes Approved By Finance Committee
Convicted Murderer Sentenced In Another Killing HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A Hartford man who authorities say killed three teenage girls in the 1980s has been sentenced to life in prison in one of the cases. Fifty-seven-year-old Pedro Miranda was sentenced Thursday in Hartford Superior Court in the... Bill Exempts State Juniors From Controversial Test HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut high school juniors may no longer have to take a controversial standardized test. The Senate on Thursday voted 33-3 to relieve 11th-graders from having to take Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium t...
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