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Connecticut hits milestone on fighting homelessness

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy at a ceremony marking Connecticut's certification as the second state to end veterans' homelessness.

As Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and the General Assembly debate what government’s core responsibilities are in an era of dwindling revenues, the federal government has certified Connecticut as the second state to effectively end homelessness among veterans. One federal official said, “This is Neil Armstrong walking on the moon kind of stuff.” Continue Reading →

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Child care funding: A choice between the struggling and destitute

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy visits a preschool classroom in Meriden with his commissioner of the Office of Early Childhood.

On Tuesday morning, in a room at the state Capitol complex, a single small number seemed to tell its own story about the fiscal bind legislators are likely to find themselves in over and over again this session. Continue Reading →

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Connecticut sees an end to chronic homelessness in 2016

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Housing Commissioner Evonne Klein applauds his commissioner of veterans' affairs, Joe Perkins.

Fifty-one years after Lyndon Johnson declared “unconditional war” on poverty in his first State of the Union, anti-poverty workers allowed themselves a small celebration Wednesday, cheering an assertion that Connecticut is on the verge of eliminating chronic and veterans’ homelessness. Continue Reading →

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