Health trends. Schools. Politics. Money. Trees. (& a bit of whatnot)

The week of Jan. 27 through Jan. 31, 2014

The CT Mirror

The week of Jan. 27 through Jan. 31, 2014

To our readers:  If you have signed up for insurance coverage through the new health act, what have your experiences been like?  Good, bad, in-between, we’d like to hear about it.  Please email your brief (no more than 500 words) accounts to health reporter Arielle Levin Becker –  Thank you!

This week —
Important health care trends.  Re-examining two core aspects of education in Connecticut.  Announcements from two Republicans who want to be governor.  A look at Elizabeth Esty’s Obamacare votes.  Election year tax breaks.  A stand by women lawmakers on how colleges should handle sexual assault reports.

If you blinked this week, you missed something.

Here’s a rundown of some of the stories important to Connecticut residents that appeared in The Mirror:






Politics / Economy

AND – The governor asked for it – and he got it:  No less than 1,240 pages of suggested changes in state regulations from Connecticut.  We offer highlights .. and a link to the full list.

Look for full coverage in The CT Mirror next week of  Wednesday’s opening of the 2014 session of the General Assembly.

Have a terrific weekend…

Jenifer Frank