Two weeks remain in the Mirror’s Fifth Anniversary Donor Drive

We hit more milestones during November that show how far the organization has come -- from an idea in a living room to the largest Capitol bureau in Hartford. On election night, we surpassed the previous organizational single-year visitor mark set in 2011. Last week, we published our 9,000th story. Please help us continue producing quality nonprofit public policy journalism with a donation today. Continue Reading →

Malloy reappoints Klein, Reviczky and Rehmer

Her department is not yet listed in the State Register and Manual, the official registry of state government known as the Blue Book, but Gov. Dannel P. Malloy knows Evonne Klein is the commissioner of housing -- and he wants her to come back for a second term. The same is true for Steven K. Reviczky as commissioner of agriculture and Patrcia A. Rehmer as commissioner of mental health and addiction services. Malloy announced Wednesday he intends to reappoint Klein, Reviczky and Rehmer after he begins his second term on Jan. 7. He named Klein to lead the newly created state Department of Housing in February 2013. Continue Reading →