With the Hartford trash-to-energy plant closing, the state is moving to reduce the waste stream with new technologies.
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.
Connecticut’s first legislative pay raise in more than 20 years is getting serious consideration for a vote as the session winds down.
President Joe Biden campaigned on reforming and strengthening the criminal justice system, but critics say his administration has allowed many of those issues to fall by the wayside.
A Connecticut Senate debate over an abortion bill exploded into a denunciation of the influence of racism in the abortion rights movement.
With final passage of a “Connecticut Clean Air Act,” the House put a bow on a productive session for addressing climate change.
This is the second year in a row lawmakers have passed a bill to limit the use of solitary confinement in prison and jails.
The bill passed over the concerns of Republicans who said it didn’t go far enough and Democrats who worried it would harm children of color.
The bill would bolster school mental health programs, increase wages for child care workers and create a minority teacher scholarship fund.
Connecticut will offer consumers new data privacy protections after final passage of a complicated bill by the House.
Eight days before the Democratic convention, Sen. Matt Lesser of Middletown entered the race for the nomination to succeed Denise Merrill.
House Speaker Matt Ritter, D-Hartford, consulted with his caucus Wednesday night about canceling its Saturday session to avoid two protests.
The bill is one of three major pieces of legislation that would improve access to mental health services for children and young adults.
Ned Lamont’s deal takes a distinct tack from the $220 million incentive package legislators approved for Sikorsky in 2016.
Connecticut is going to make permanent the pandemic practice of giving local boards and commissions the option to meet remotely.