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Congress to consider big concern for small business

A bill now being considered by federal lawmakers is intended to make it easier for police to track financial criminals…

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  • K-12

School-by-school vaccine data vital to moms of kids with compromised immune systems

The state is expected to release school-by-school vaccination data today. For moms like Rachel McCann and Lindsay David, that information…

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An unintended Halloween fright illustrates a need for civic enlightenment

Here's an illustration of why a new law has required that African-American and Latino studies be included in school curriculum.

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Tolls are a road we should go down

In this time of partisan gridlock, here is something that will shock you: I am a Republican and I am…

  • Politics
  • Washington

Never-before-seen Trump tax documents show major inconsistencies

Documents obtained by ProPublica show stark differences in how Donald Trump’s businesses reported some expenses, profits and occupancy figures for…

  • Health

Whistleblower alleges Medicare fraud at iconic health plan

Group Health Cooperative in Seattle, one of the nation’s oldest and most respected nonprofit health insurance plans, is accused of…

  • Politics

Harp ‘un-suspends’ her mayoral reelection campaign

“I’m in it to win it,” New Haven Mayor Toni Harp has declared.

  • Labor
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Chris Murphy’s free-market pitch against non-competes

Non-competes are proliferating. A Connecticut liberal makes a free-market argument against them.

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‘Mayor Pete’ continues to lead in campaign fundraising in Connecticut

Pete Buttigieg raised $247,181 in the third quarter and President Donald Trump raised $246,325 from Connecticut supporters.

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Education partnership keeps most deliberations behind closed doors

After enduring months of questions about transparency, the public-private partnership assisting struggling Connecticut schools held two-thirds of its inaugural meeting…

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  • Transportation

Towns say winter won’t wait for Lamont, legislators to cut a deal

With $30 million in promised state aid to towns already months overdue, local leaders say seasonal demands can't wait for…

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  • Health

What is Connecticut’s religious exemption from vaccines? Here are five things to know about the controversial provision

Democratic legislators ignited controversy by suggesting the state repeal its religious exemption to mandatory vaccinations.

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Amtrak’s next Acela

I’m a big fan of high speed trains, which means I often ride Amtrak’s Acela to Boston or Washington.  It’s the…

  • Politics

CT, NY, NJ and PA seek common approach to pot

The governors of four northeastern states are exploring a regional approach to the legalization of recreational marijuana.

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  • Washington

Trump Doral decision revives Blumenthal’s emoluments fight

Trump administration plans to host a G-7 Summit at a Trump family resort in Florida -- the kind of behavior…