HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut lawmakers are spending the weekend at the state Capitol, trying to finish work on some key issues, including a new state budget. House Speaker Brendan Sharkey said it’s likely the […]
Family members of the Newtown school shooting victims are making a last-minute appearance at the state Capitol to urge Connecticut legislators to pass a bill that would block the public release of crime scene photos and other records from the massacre.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s administration is offering a bill in the final days of the legislative session that would require Connecticut’s largest regional trash authority to undergo an extensive audit so the state can get a better handle on the organization’s troubled finances.
Lawmakers are calling for a study of the availability of e-books to Connecticut public libraries.
The State House has voted unanimously in favor of a bill to increase the penalty for fleeing from police in cases in which an officer or third party is hurt or killed.
A coalition of education organizations and municipalities is urging Connecticut legislators to restore state funding for school transportation expenses.
Connecticut students who object to dissecting frogs, fetal pigs and other dead animals in science classes may soon be able to opt out.
Connecticut lawmakers are considering a proposal to legalize mixed martial arts competitions.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Some Connecticut lawmakers are frustrated by drivers who ignore the state’s ban on talking and texting on hand-held cellphones. They now want insurance companies to know when their customers break the […]
A bill that would allow malt beverages, including beer, to be sold in Connecticut in pliable pouches is moving through the General Assembly.