Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy

Governor Dannel Malloy (courtesy CT-N)

“Common Core” Education Task Force To Meet

A task force established by Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy to review the rollout of Common Core education standards is meeting.


Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy (Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)

Conn., NY Governors Push Way Around Federal Food Stamp Cuts

Connecticut and New York have found a way around federal budget cuts that played a central role in the massive farm bill passed this month: bump up home heating assistance a few million bucks in return for preserving more than a half-billion dollars in food stamp benefits.