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 2021-09-24 21:06 

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Hundreds of CT school bus drivers might not show up for work on Monday...

Some 227 bus drivers are refusing to get vaccinated or take the tests....

 2021-09-24 20:19 

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State will pay for some COVID tests for unvaccinated state workers...

The state has agreed to pay for at least four COVID tests for employees who aren't vaccinated....

 2021-09-24 18:54 

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CT doctor accused of mailing vaccine exemptions to anyone who asked...

The state suspended the medical license of a physician accused of mailing exemptions for COVID-19 vaccines without examining patients....

 2021-09-24 09:00 

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Potential strike at group homes may hinge on state's ability to distribute dollars faster...

Nonprofits who serve the developmentally disabled still don't know all details about their state funding for this year and next....

 2021-09-24 04:01 

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Pass the Transportation and Climate Initiative in special session...

Pass Connecticut's bill implementing the Transportation & Climate Initiative Program during a special session in the near future....

 2021-09-24 04:01 

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Ensure RSV vaccination access to all...

Respiratory syncytial virus is a highly contagious respiratory disease among infants that can cause complications such as pneumonia and bronchiolitis....

 2021-09-24 04:01 

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It's too soon to end the pandemic assistance and unemployment programs...

It is too soon to allow the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) and Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC) programs to end....

 2021-09-23 19:28 

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Before sports betting opens, Connecticut addresses problem gambling...

Connecticut is offering a chance for people to ban themselves from virtual gambling even before it starts....

 2021-09-23 14:15 

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Growing coalition pushes Lamont harder to fund air quality upgrades in local schools...

A coalition of municipalities, teachers, others challenged Gov. Ned Lamont to enhance state funding to improve school air management systems....

 2021-09-23 09:00 

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CT educators share what is being taught in their classrooms amid growing outrage about Critical Race Theory...

The accusation persists that teachers striving to help students understand racism in America are using Critical Race Theory....

 2021-09-23 04:01 

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A new Latino voice in Connecticut...

Nothing amplifies the virtues of the American Dream as loudly as the blossoming of a new immigrant community....

 2021-09-23 04:01 

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Reach out. Do someone a solid...

We would never want to relive the horror of 9/11, but wouldn't it be refreshing to revisit the actions of 9/12 when virtue and the goodness of people shone through in multiple forms of courage, strength and caring....

 2021-09-22 23:39 

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At invitation of CT GOP conservatives, COVID mandates come under fire...

A hearing called by House GOP conservatives on COVID mandates exposed deep distrust in science, the media and government....

 2021-09-22 21:57 

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CT lawmakers call on state to forgive unemployment overpayments for thousands...

The lawmakers say the burden of correcting the overpayments shouldn't be on people who filed their applications in good faith....

 2021-09-22 09:00 

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Once a liability, infrastructure is becoming an asset for Lamont...

Even before final passage, the massive federal infrastructure spending package is yielding political benefits for Gov. Ned Lamont....

 2021-09-22 04:01 

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End Connecticut's disastrous 'competitive' electric market...

In 1998, Connecticut lawmakers created a policy to allow residents to buy power from businesses in competition with their local electric companies. But if the rationale for this was to save folks money, then this policy has failed....

 2021-09-22 04:01 

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Eversource's post-Henri generosity was great help...

Thanks, Eversource, for the huge donation of food to Connecticut following Hurricane Henri....

 2021-09-21 19:58 

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Home solar growing in CT, but consumers should read the fine print...

The main goal for homeowners going solar is clear: saving money on electric bills. But solar can come with complications....

 2021-09-21 10:00 

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Threat of strikes returns at group homes for the developmentally disabled...

A major healthcare workers' union plans to strike Oct. 5 against two group home operators for the developmentally disabled....

 2021-09-21 04:01 

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Murphy and Blumenthal should help protect Tunisia's young democracy...

The Arab World's only democracy is in peril. Connecticut's U.S. senators should speak up....

 2021-09-21 04:01 

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No, vaccine mandates are not unconstitutional...

Contrary to the claims of anti-vaccine protestors, vaccine mandates do not violate your Constitutional rights....

 2021-09-21 04:01 

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Journalistic bias against anti-maskers/vaxxers...

Coverage of a protest against Gov. Lamont by anti-maskers that essentially consisted of a one-sided disparaging of them....

 2021-09-20 19:16 

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Connecticut appealing bankruptcy judge's decision on Purdue...

Connecticut Attorney General William Tong has filed an appeal of a judge's approval of Stamford-based Purdue Pharma's bankruptcy plan....

 2021-09-20 04:01 

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More red flags about 'Students First'...

August was another deeply troubling month for the system office, the Board of Regents, and "Students First."...

 2021-09-20 04:01 

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Commuting amid the unmasked...

While adding more trains and encouraging (no, praying!) that commuters will come back to the rails, the railroad is still refusing to make those passengers feel safe by enforcing the Federal and state mask rules....

 2021-09-19 09:00 

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State to thousands who got unemployment money: Give it back...

State officials have issued thousands of letters instructing some people to repay unemployment benefits they received during the pandemic....

 2021-09-19 00:00 

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State finds half of Bridgeport schools don't have enough special education teachers; We found other districts with the same issue...

Almost a month into this school year, Bridgeport still has 16 special education teaching positions it needs to fill....

 2021-09-19 00:00 

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How Fauci and the NIH got ahead of the FDA and CDC in backing boosters...

Fauci: "There's very little doubt that the boosters will be beneficial." But......

 2021-09-17 20:54 

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A bipartisan effort underway to resettle Afghans in Connecticut...

Americans who served in Afghanistan joined Gov. Ned Lamont in a bipartisan effort to support 310 Afghans coming to Connecticut....

 2021-09-17 09:00 

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Towns are reluctant to ease taxpayer restrictions during second year of pandemic...

Municipalities are reluctant to ease penalties on delinquent property taxpayers now that the worst of the coronavirus pandemic has passed....

 2021-09-17 04:01 

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Challenging normal: Lessons learned from educating through Covid-19, creating tools for future growth...

\Grade 9 "on-track status" is the best predictor of whether a student will graduate from high school within four years....

 2021-09-17 04:01 

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Congress collectively less than an inkblot...

Congress is less than an inkblot. It's a streaming vacuum of usurpation that ignores our nation's basic necessities and jeopardizes our future generations....

 2021-09-16 21:19 

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Who is required to be vaccinated in CT, and how soon might shots be available for children? Here's what you need to know....

Connecticut's COVID-19 landscape has changed rapidly in recent weeks....

 2021-09-16 09:00 

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Connecticut Democrats, Republicans parse meaning of COVID 'emergency'...

Connecticut and Massachusetts mandate similar COVID-19 precautions. But there are nuanced differences in how they do it....

 2021-09-16 04:01 

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More energy-efficient buildings can help in a changing climate...

Buildings and real estate provide countless opportunities for sustainable choices that positively impact the bottom line, safety, and energy resilience....

 2021-09-15 18:30 

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DOC unions concerned about staff shortages in prisons...

Unions representing prison workers warn that the corrections system as a whole is short about 400 officers....

 2021-09-15 09:00 

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Mayors in Stamford and Hamden lose Democratic primaries...

Stamford Mayor David Martin and Hamden Mayor Curt Long lost Democratic primaries Tuesday to Caroline Simmons and Lauren Garrett....

 2021-09-15 04:01 

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Better child care would improve Connecticut's economy...

After facing a global pandemic, our road to full economic recovery may be a long one. But we're beginning to take important, initial steps. The [...]...

 2021-09-15 04:01 

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It is within our power to overcome misinformation and manipulation...

A nasty combination of external cyberattacks and internally generated misinformation has made us less able to protect our cherished freedoms....

 2021-09-14 18:42 

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CT Senate leader says emissions initiative will not come up in next special session...

Sen. Martin Looney said the Transportation Climate Initiative will not be on the agenda during a special session this fall....

 2021-09-14 09:00 

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Lamont's COVID mandates expected to stay in place...

The Lamont administration will brief legislative leaders today on the COVID-19 mandates it deems vital to continue past Sept. 30....

 2021-09-14 04:01 

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Fighting health-care disparities with education...

The devastating effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and the tragedies resulting from racial and social injustices have shone a light on the harsh realities faced by vulnerable members of our society....

 2021-09-13 21:45 

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Report: It's going to take CT longer than other states to recover from the COVID recession...

The COVID recession hit Connecticut's economy harder than much of the rest of the nation, according to a new report....

 2021-09-13 20:41 

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Fairfield County advocates want state to address housing shortage...

A new report says Connecticut is short more than 86,000 rental units for residents in the 0%-30% area median income....

 2021-09-13 14:30 

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Four finalists named for CT Inspector General post...

The special prosecutor will investigate police officers' use of deadly force and, if necessary, prosecute them....

 2021-09-13 04:01 

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Behind barely opened doors in the Land of Steady Habits...

Redistricting is at the heart of preserving voting rights. Fair and equal district maps are key to a representative democracy....

 2021-09-12 09:00 

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Will CT's race to attract data centers pay off? For some, it's unclear...

As more and more businesses have shifted IT operations to the cloud, state leaders around the country turned to data centers — the giant server [...]...

 2021-09-12 00:00 

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Biden is pressuring states to drop bans on mask mandates. Will it work?...

Education Secretary Miguel Cardona has waded into the roiling debate: whether schools should require students and staff to wear masks....

 2021-09-12 00:00 

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Biden is pressuring states to drop bans on mask mandates. Will it work?...

Education Secretary Miguel Cardona has waded into the roiling debate: whether schools should require students and staff to wear masks....

 2021-09-10 21:43 

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Declassifying the 9/11 investigation...

With families of 9/11 victims threatening to protest his appearance at events commemorating the 20th anniversary of the attacks, President Joe Biden took the notable [...]...

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