Connecticut State Capitol (WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

Legislative Republicans Offer Their Alternative Budget

The minority party in the Connecticut General Assembly is offering an alternative state budget proposal that replenishes many of the Democratic governor’s proposed cuts but reduces state employee overtime and imposes a wage freeze next year.


Connecticut State Capitol (WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

Report: House GOP Spent More On Lawyers Than Candidates

Connecticut House Republicans spent more money on lawyers in an election year than to pick up more legislative seats.


Connecticut's Capitol (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo)

State Capitol Police Release On Building Access

1. LOB West (Main Entrance) a. All visitors including school groups will be screened through a metal detector and all belongings will get screened with a package scanner. b. Staff, legislators and anyone with a […]


Joe Courtney (Photo/Douglas Healey/Getty Images)

Cong. Courtney On Compromise

Congressman Courtney tonight voted in favor of a long-delayed, bipartisan measure to end the 16 day Federal Government shutdown and raise the nation’s debt ceiling through early February. “This pointless government shutdown, driven by an […]


Family of Miriam Carey (Michael Graae/Gety Images)

Funeral Next Week For Woman Shot In DC Chase

The family of a Connecticut woman who was shot to death by police after trying to ram her vehicle through a White House barrier plans to hold a funeral for her next week in Brooklyn.


A view of the scene with a U.S. Capitol Police car and a black Infinity after a shooting on Capitol Hill on Oct. 3, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Connecticut Woman Shot In Washington Had Lockbox With Documents, Foreign Cash

The Connecticut woman shot by police after trying to ram her car through a White House barrier was carrying a lockbox holding a passport, foreign currency and a Connecticut driver’s license.


Capitol (Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

Authorities: Connecticut Woman Killed In D.C. Had Delusions About President

A Connecticut woman shot to death by police after she tried to drive through barricades outside the White House held the delusional belief that the president was communicating with her, a federal law enforcement official said Friday.



Woman Shot By Capitol Police Was Being Sued By Condo Assn.

The Connecticut woman who was shot to death by police after a car chase in Washington had been sued by her condominium association for failure to pay fees.


Police react on Capitol Hill October 3, 2013 in Washington, DC, after shots fired were reported near 2nd Street NW and Constitution Avenue on Capitol Hill.  (Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

Mother: Daughter In Capitol Chase Was ‘Depressed’

NEW YORK (AP) _ The mother of a Connecticut woman who was shot to death by police after trying to breach a barrier at the White House said her daughter was suffering from post-partum depression. […]


Capitol (Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

Connecticut Woman Killed As Capitol Police Stop Car Trying to Breach Security Barriers

A woman driving a car with Connecticut plates led Secret Service and police on a harrowing car chase from the White House past the Capitol Thursday, attempting to penetrate the security barriers at both national landmarks before she was shot to death, police said. A 1-year-old girl with her survived.