The newest member of the Connecticut Senate has been sworn into office.
New Haven Mayor Toni Harp wants the state to impose proposing a soda tax to battle obesity.
Harp says a 2 percent tax on high-calorie sugary drinks would reduce sales of the beverage and generate about $144 million in revenue.
State Sen. Toni Harp acknowledged her place in New Haven history on Wednesday as she was sworn in as the city’s 50th mayor.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ State Sen. Toni Harp is being sworn in as the city of New Haven’s 50th mayor. The Democrat will also be the first new chief elected official of the Elm […]
West Hartford’s Beth Bye has been chosen as the state senate chair of the powerful Appropriations Committee in the General Assembly. Democratic State Senate President Don Williams made the announcement Wednesday. Bye was chosen to […]
Some new faces will be taking over the top local spots statewide.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ The director of the Greater New Haven Jewish Federation says she is upset its address list and labels were used in a mailing by mayoral candidate Toni Harp. Sydney Perry, […]
Toni Harp wins the New Haven Democratic mayoral primary. Two of Harp’s opponents announced that they will not run in the general election.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ The deadline for New Haven mayoral candidates to petition their way onto the September primary ballot is here. The candidates, including the endorsed Democrat, state Sen. Toni Harp, faced a […]
The city’s Democratic Town Committee failed to submit the results of its recent convention to the city clerk’s office, forcing the convention-winning candidates to unexpectedly collect signatures to get their names on a primary ballot.