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To avert a strike, House boosts money for care of the disabled

The House Wednesday passed a bill aimed at heading off a strike scheduled for Monday by about 2,500 union members who take care of the disabled. The employees work for private agencies in group homes and day programs that receive state Medicaid funding. The bill now goes to the Senate. Continue Reading →

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2014 nonprofit support packages now available on

As the 2014 legislative session continues, The Connecticut Mirror has created a sponsorship/support package for every nonprofit in the state — large and small. Nonprofits rely on The Mirror, the largest Capitol bureau in the state and the only Connecticut news outlet with a dedicated reporter in Washington, D.C., for their public policy news and analysis on such topics as health, education, the state budget and children’s issues. Continue Reading →

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