Newest State Senator Sworn InThe newest member of the Connecticut Senate has been sworn into office.
Mayor Seeks State Soda TaxNew 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.
Harp Sworn In As New Haven's MayorState Sen. Toni Harp acknowledged her place in New Haven history on Wednesday as she was sworn in as the city's 50th mayor.
Harp To Be Sworn In As New Haven's 50th Mayor
Bye Tapped To Head Appropriations Committee
Election Night SurprisesSome new faces will be taking over the top local spots statewide.
Label Flap In New Haven Mayoral Race
Harp Wins New Haven Mayor PrimaryToni Harp wins the New Haven Democratic mayoral primary. Two of Harp's opponents announced that they will not run in the general election.
Petition Deadline Looms in New Haven Mayor Race
Odd Gaffe In New Haven Mayor's RaceThe 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.
Lawmakers Consider Creating Video Game Task ForceConnecticut lawmakers are being urged to forbid arcades and other establishments from allowing children under 18 to operate point-and-shoot video games on their premises.