Group Says Cuts Will Impact CT Children, PoorDeep cuts to social service programs in a $4.1-trillion federal budget proposal rolled out this week by the Trump administration are concerning to advocates of the poor and elderly.
Tribal Casino Bill Faces Challenges Despite Senate PassageWhile the Connecticut state Senate has passed legislation allowing a new satellite casino to be built by two Native American tribes in East Windsor, it's questionable whether the bill can clear the House of Representatives.
Bridgeport Councilor Seeks Protective Order Against GadflyA councilor in Connecticut's largest city is seeking protection from a man she says shows up at every meeting and starts ``ranting and raving'' at her.
2-Year Wage Freeze Discussed For State WorkersA proposed agreement between the administration of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and state employee union leaders offers a promise of no layoffs for at least four years in exchange for concessions.
Hartford Rolls Out Municipal ID ProgramJoining New Haven, New York, and other cities, Hartford has launched a municipal ID card program.
Union Steps Up Opposition To State Budget Cuts With New AdA union that represents 7,000 state workers is stepping up its opposition to looming state budget cuts and layoffs with a new television ad.
Federal Tax Relief Sought For Crumbling Foundation VictimsFederal taxpayer advocate seeking "priority guidance on granting tax relief, such as a casualty loss deduction
State Reaches Deal With State Farm To Sponsor Motorist HelpThe Connecticut Department of Transportation has reached an agreement with State Farm insurance that will allow the agency to continue the Connecticut Highway Assistance Motorist Patrol.
Weiner Pleads Guilty In Sexting CaseA law enforcement official says former U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner has agreed to plead guilty to a charge of transferring obscene material to a minor.
Debate On Popular Vote Bill Tabled; Passage Appears UnlikelyIt appears unlikely Connecticut will be the latest to join a group of states wanting to pool their Electoral College votes for the presidential candidate who wins the popular vote.
Lieberman Among Top Contenders For FBI ChiefPresident Donald Trump says he's ``very close'' to naming a new FBI director.
Senate Scuttles Proposed Bear-Hunting SeasonLegislation that could have led to bear hunting in one Connecticut county has been snuffed out.