Government

Governor Ned Lamont. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
AP
September 17, 2019 - 3:18 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Gov. Ned Lamont says Connecticut's tax department ``too broadly interpreted'' a planned tax on prepared foods and will revisit which items should be taxed. The Democrat said Tuesday his budget office and legislative Democrats, who crafted the final budget deal, only planned...
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AP
September 12, 2019 - 1:34 pm
State attorneys general are offering mixed opinions on a tentative opioid-crisis settlement reached between governments and OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma, owned by the Sackler family.
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Mayor of New Haven, Connecticut Toni Harp speaks during the opening ceremony of the Connecticut Open at the Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale on August 22, 2016 in New Haven, Connecticut. (Photo by Adam Glanzman/Getty Images)
AP
September 11, 2019 - 10:02 am
New Haven's mayor has been upset in that city's Democratic primary election.
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AP
August 22, 2019 - 9:05 am
Connecticut officials on Wednesday estimated as many as 200,000 residents, including tens of thousands of children on a public health care program, could be impacted by sweeping Trump administration changes that would deny green cards to many immigrants who use Medicaid, food stamps and other forms...
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