HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Health care workers rallied Saturday in New London to protest what they called a shortage of personal protective equipment and pay tribute to a nurse's aide who died earlier...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Ten major private-sector companies in Connecticut have pledged to close the gender gap in corporate leadership over the next decade.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The CEO of a Hartford organization that serves people with intellectual disabilities has been named to oversee Connecticut's fledgling paid family and medical leave...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Ten veterans will be inducted into the Connecticut Veterans Hall of Fame.
The class of 2019 inductees are scheduled to be honored during a ceremony planned for Dec. 6...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut political leaders are condemning recent online insults and threats aimed at female candidates from both major parties.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut officials are launching a new health care cost estimator tool.
The Connecticut Office of Health Strategy has planned an event for Tuesday. The new cost...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut officials say a second person has died after testing positive earlier this month for a rare, mosquito-borne disease.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont is taking some personal time off to be with his family at their house in Maine.
The Democrat is scheduled to be out of state from Aug....
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut officials say they're pleased there will be no citizenship question on the 2020 census but remain worried people will be too fearful to...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Some Connecticut officials are praising a Supreme Court decision to prevent the Trump administration from adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census.
WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont is lauding an agreement that will keep the Millstone nuclear power plant complex open for the next decade.
SIMSBURY, Conn. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal says the spirit of striking supermarket workers is "amazingly strong," as contract talks continue.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Gov. Ned Lamont and Lt. Gov. Susan Bysiewicz urged Connecticut lawmakers on Wednesday to pass a bill allowing political candidates to use public campaign financing funds for...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont says new statewide efforts to fight opioid addiction will include an education campaign and a smartphone app.
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut state flags are flying at half-staff to honor a state lawmaker who died suddenly.
Gov. Ned Lamont says Democratic state Rep. Ezequiel Santiago "was a man...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut's new Democratic governor, Ned Lamont, says the voices of women demanding equal rights and equal justice are being heard throughout the country.
Lamont and his wife, Annie, were among the crowd at the Women's March in Hartford on Saturday.
The governor posted on his social media accounts that he supports the ralliers and is inspired by their activism and commitment to equality.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Gov.-elect Ned Lamont and Lt. Gov.-elect Susan Bysiewicz (BY'-suh-wits) are spending one of the final days leading up to Inauguration Day volunteering at nonprofit agencies across Connecticut.
The Democrats are scheduled Sunday to help out at a number of locations, including a pet food pantry and veterinary clinic, a soup kitchen and a shelter for homeless veterans.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Lt. Gov.-elect Susan Bysiewicz (BY'-suh-wits) has announced key members of her staff as she prepares to take office next week.
Bysiewicz said Monday that veteran state Senate aide Adam Joseph will serve as her chief of staff. Joseph has been the spokesman for Democratic Senate President Pro Tem Martin Looney since 2011.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — After pouring more than $12 million of his own money into his successful bid for Connecticut governor, Democrat Ned Lamont is now footing the bill for his transition.
WILLIMANTIC, Conn. (AP) — More than 450 people, including representatives from business, education, government, law enforcement and nonprofit agencies, turned out Tuesday to participate in Connecticut Gov.-elect Ned Lamont's public policy summit, an effort to craft wide-ranging recommendations for the Democrat's new administration.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut Gov.-elect Ned Lamont and Lieutenant Gov.-elect Susan Bysiewicz (BY'-suh-wits) have announced members of 15 Transition Policy Committees who will come up with recommendations for their new administration on issues ranging from the arts to agriculture.
The Democratic team announced Wednesday evening the committees will meet for the first time on Tuesday at Eastern Connecticut State University for a policy summit.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut's governor-elect and lieutenant governor-elect are continuing to meet with local elected officials and business executives around the state.
Democrats Ned Lamont and Susan Bysiewicz (BY'-suh-wits) were scheduled to hold private meetings Tuesday in New Haven and Hartford. They come on the heels of their recent Election Day victory.
NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — Fresh off his election victory, Gov.-elect Ned Lamont focused Friday on economic development in eastern Connecticut, saying he wants to ensure workers are trained to fill jobs at Electric Boat Shipyard.
Lamont noted that neighboring Rhode Island has a community college program "designed around how to build a submarine."
MERIDEN, Conn. (AP) — Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ned Lamont on Tuesday proposed more frequent trains on Connecticut's commuter rail lines, Wi-Fi service on the new Hartford Line commuter rail system and increased bus service to Bradley International Airport.
The Greenwich businessman also called for the continuation of transit-oriented development as a way to get more cars off the roads, make communities attractive to younger people and ultimately boost economic development.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Former Secretary of the State Susan Bysiewicz finds herself in a spirited primary battle for lieutenant governor against a little-known labor organizer whose supporters contend she is the fresh face voters are seeking.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut Democrats emerged from Saturday's convention unified behind Greenwich businessman Ned Lamont for governor, but facing an internal challenge from a younger, more ethnically diverse generation of Democrats.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Latest on Democratic state convention (all times local):
Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim says he's disappointed with the how the racial makeup of the Democratic ticket is shaping up.
The Democratic gubernatorial contender said Friday the potential lineup is "too white" and he says that's "insulting to people of color."
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Democrat Ned Lamont announced Tuesday he has chosen former Secretary of the State Susan Bysiewicz as his running mate in the race for Connecticut governor.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Former Secretary of the State Susan Bysiewicz (BY'-suh-wits) says she's now officially running for governor.
The Middletown Democrat on Tuesday announced she has filed paperwork needed to seek the party's endorsement. She was previously exploring a possible run.
Bysiewicz says she'll "fight for good-paying jobs to keep our children in Connecticut," pay equity for women, health care for everyone and cleaner environment.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Former Secretary of the State Susan Bysiewicz (BY'-suh-wits) says she's now exploring a run for governor.
The Middletown Democrat on Thursday announced she has filed the necessary paperwork after previously exploring a run for the state Senate. Bysiewicz says she will continue "to do the due diligence" before deciding whether to form an official candidate committee for governor.