Gov. Ned Lamont made modernizing state government a priority. ReEmployCT, the new unemployment benefits and tax system, is part of that effort.
The declaration means CT will continue to receive an extra $34 million through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program every month.
Young people expressed dismay Friday at the erasure of the constitutional right to abortion, and fear for the future of this country.
The “Time to Own” program is funded with $20 million that was allocated for home buyer assistance by the State Bond Commission in December.
People should remain “humble” about what they know and don’t know about monkeypox, experts said at a Yale panel on Thursday.
Gov. Ned Lamont hopes it will bolster Connecticut’s tourism sector, which saw a larger drop in employment than most other states at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Senate Majority Leader Bob Duff, D-Norwalk, was among the speakers at Wednesday’s vigil who called for stronger national gun safety laws.
The measure is a result of a yearslong effort to ease the burdens the formerly incarcerated face after they serve their sentences.
The bill provides for graduated penalties for motor vehicle theft based on prior convictions, rather than on the value of the vehicle.
The bill was inspired by two high-profile cases in Bridgeport in which Black women died and police failed to quickly notify their families.
The ACLU is supporting bills this year that would end solitary confinement and prohibit the use of deceptive interrogation tactics in CT.
The former gold leaf factory at 60 Love Lane will house a number of small businesses and a branch of the Hartford Public Library.
One of the bills lawmakers are considering would reimburse student loan debt for nonprofit employees working in health care or human services.
The program, billed as a long-term effort to reduce crime, will connect kids who have been exposed to trauma with treatment options.
U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal said U.S. Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson exemplifies the core values of the Democratic party.