The Real Reason Why Conn. Dems are Resisting a Special Session


Hospital officials, social services advocates, columnists, newspaper editorial boards, bloggers, even some Democratic lawmakers—they all seem to want it. Republican legislative leaders—they’ve wanted it for months. “It” is a special session of the Connecticut General Assembly to restore Gov. Dannel Malloy’s budget cuts. And it’s not going to happen unless things change. Why are the […]

Mass./Conn. Casino Picture Blurrier than Ever

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One would think by now, Massachusetts and Connecticut would have sorted through the issues between them as it pertains to casino gambling. One would be wrong. With another major lawsuit filed by the city of Boston, a slick move by the developer in Springfield and the Connecticut Indian tribes throwing out a ridiculously vague request […]