Mark Ojakian

Education

New President Named For Board Of Regents

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s outgoing chief of staff was appointed Friday to head Connecticut’s Board of Regents for Higher Education, promising he’ll listen to the concerns of college presidents, faculty, […]

08/21/2015

Governor Dan Malloy at the UConn Health Center.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Governor’s Chief Of Staff To Leave By End Of Year

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s chief of staff has announced he will leave the administration by the end of the year.

07/13/2015

John McKinney (Courtesy State Senate Republicans)

McKinney: Pryor Must Go

Senate Minority Leader John McKinney, a Republican candidate for governor, is calling on Connecticut’s education commissioner to resign, saying he has failed to implement Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s key education reform initiatives.

02/04/2014

Amistad (Courtesy Amistad America website)

Official Seek To Move Oversight Of Amistad

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s top economic development official is asking Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and the legislature for more authority to oversee the finances and operations of the state’s official flagship, the Amistad schooner. […]

09/11/2013

File photo of Conn. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy. (credit: Getty Images)

No Specific Newtown Shooting Funds In Malloy’s Budget

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s new budget does not set aside new funds specifically earmarked to boost school security measures or mental health programs in light of the deadly school shooting in Newtown.

02/06/2013

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Malloy Official Hopeful Of Union Deal Next Week

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s chief labor negotiator says he’s optimistic an agreement can be reached with state employee leaders next week over how to find $2 billion in labor savings over the next two years to help balance Connecticut’s deficit-plagued budget.

04/29/2011