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At the National Governor's Association gathering, Lamont joins other Democrats in opposition to the current limit on the deductibility of state and local taxes.
Some are backing more incremental changes that would expand Medicare and Medicaid to more Americans.
She is getting the job as Gov. Ned Lamont is proposing to the slow the torrent of affordable housing investments under his predecessor to a trickle.
Sealed court documents show that a member of the Sackler family, which controls Stamford-based Purdue Pharma, agreed that the company should allow doctors to believe OxyContin was weaker than morphine.
WASHINGTON - Sen. Richard Blumenthal said tough action may be necessary to combat a 'coverup.'
Connecticut was once the envy of the country for its low costs (no state income tax), its top education and best quality of life. We have since lost our low-cost status and top leaders are now putting our educational system at risk. There is growing outrage that Hartford could remove local control over Connecticut’s schools. Parents are swiftly mobilizing, organizing and taking action to send a strong message to legislators: Hands off our schools! Don’t mess with our kids’ education!”
I agree with Joy Elwell APRN. She is right to say that nurse practitioners can help take care of Connecticut’s primary care needs. I don’t see nurse practitioners as competing with doctors. I see them as partners in transforming the primary care workforce. It is still a work in progress. If done right Connecticut will have taken a giant step forward in making primary care more available to its residents.
The legislature must take back its historical and crucial control public higher education before the Board of Regents goes too far and destroys public higher education.
According to new research from several European economists, children of same sex parents do better in school than children of parents of different sexes. They have higher test scores and graduate at a higher rate than kids who have parents of different sexes.