Democrat Stephanie Thomas and Republican Dominic Rapini will face off in a race likely to focus on voting rights and state election law.
West Haven has been effectively cut out of grants from CT’s State Bond Commission, an indication of the extent of the city’s fiscal problems.
Lauren DiMassa, wife of former state representative Michael DiMassa, faces prison time after pleading guilty to a federal conspiracy charge.
Robert Bruneau, a West Haven councilman and fire commissioner, signed off on payments to Bruneau’s Garage, a company owned by his family.
Xavier Becerra said the Biden administration will use all of its powers to assist abortion providers and their patients.
Within minutes of the Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade, the Democratic political establishment in Connecticut reacted with fury.
The equipment purchases were supported by local leaders, but some residents wondered if the federal funding could be put to better use.
The charge leveled against Bernardo is tied to Michael DiMassa, a former state lawmaker and assistant to the West Haven City Council.
Records show that 16 CT school districts have never submitted a lockdown drill report since they were mandated nine years ago.
The federal COVID relief money flowing into municipalities such as Colchester can bring with it an increased level of scrutiny.
The state’s Municipal Accountability Review Board will have more power to control West Haven’s budgets, its purchasing department and more.
Erick Russell got the Democratic endorsement for state treasurer, and Rep. Stephanie Thomas got the endorsement for secretary of the state.
Democrats positioned Sen. Richard Blumenthal — and the party as a whole — as a bulwark against GOP efforts to strip Americans of their rights.
The reforms come as a federal investigation of the program under its former director, Kosta Diamantis, is underway.
The state treasurer had hoped to return smaller sums to individuals even if they didn’t file a claim, but the new bill would complicate that.