Gov. Ned Lamont praised his departing budget director Melissa McCaw then pivoted to efforts to rebuild confidence in his administration.
Gov. Ned Lamont is expected Friday to announce the departure of Melissa McCaw as the secretary of the Office of Policy and Management.
Such a bipartisan inquiry would explore whether the office overseen by Kosta Diamantis interfered with school construction projects.
Konstantinos Diamantis was a powerful state official until late October, 2021. Here’s a timeline of events in his story.
The updated contract replaced one overseen by Kosta Diamantis and now limits when towns can use certain contractors for emergency work.
The inevitable questioning has begun: Is Gov. Ned Lamont up to the tricky task of managing a scandal in an election year?
OPM Secretary Melissa McCaw distanced herself from the former deputy at the center of an FBI investigation.
AAIS and Bestech got all but 15 of the 284 purchase orders issued by the state for hazardous waste disposal and demolition from 2017-2022.
Officials in both municipalities said they received orders to reject the winning bids for demolition and cleanup for three different schools.
An attorney for a Stamford construction company warned that CT school construction contracts were being improperly awarded.
Anastasia Diamantis, daughter of Kosta Diamantis, has been placed on administrative leave from her job at the Division of Criminal Justice.
A firm at the center of a grand jury probe got two no-bid contracts during the period of time when it hired the daughter of Kosta Diamantis.
The OPM Secretary affirmed a “close working relationship” with Gov. Ned Lamont while implicitly confirming a distant relationship with others.
The Criminal Justice Commission was prepared to vote Wednesday to open a case against Colangelo in which formal charges could be presented.
Diamantis’ grievance targets Joshua Geballe and Paul Mounds, claiming ‘openly hostile, condescending and abusive treatment’ of Melissa McCaw.