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CT publishes new sexual harassment policy; 22% of state workers claim hostile work environment

Joe Cooper |

Legislative leaders on Friday published the state’s new sexual harassment policy, which aims to improve complaint procedures, enhance investigative responsibilities and create measures to...

Malloy: CT to receive $22M for opioid response

Joe Cooper |

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Friday the state will receive $22 million in federal funding to fight the opioid epidemic.

CT pumps $400K into Hartford's Parkville Market

Joe Cooper |

The state has contributed a $300,000 loan and $100,000 grant for the development of Hartford's Parkville Market, a 20,000-square-foot food and community hall that pledges to create about 150 jobs,...

Bond Commission OKs millions for Hartford, other projects

Joe Cooper |

The state Bond Commission on Thursday approved tens of millions of dollars for numerous economic development projects during one of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's last commission meetings before his term...

CT adds 1,100 jobs in Aug., unemployment rate falls

Matt Pilon |

Connecticut added 1,100 jobs in August, helping its unemployment rate drop from 4.4 percent to 4.3 percent, the state Department of Labor said Thursday.

Millstone casts bid for state contract

Matt Pilon |

The state's largest power plant, the nuclear Millstone Power Station in Waterford, has cast its bid for a long-term Connecticut utility contract.

Ben Barnes under consideration for higher-education post

KEITH M. PHANEUF AND JACQUELINE RABE THOMAS | CT MIRROR |

Ben Barnes, who has overseen Connecticut's budget as the secretary of the Office of Policy and Management from the first days of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's administration, is on a short list of...

Green Bank hopes carbon credits will jumpstart electric vehicle chargers

Matt Pilon |

In addition to the still relatively high price of an electric vehicle, lack of charging facilities in some areas is a major hurdle to spurring consumer demand for the environmentally friendly cars.

Spurned E. Hfd. lender plans layoffs

Gregory Seay |

An East Hartford financier that assists distressed mortgage borrowers says it plans to lay off as many as 35 Connecticut workers and scrap its headquarters expansion amid a staff-licensing flap with...

Report says pension boards share blame for states' widening debt

KEITH M. PHANEUF | CT MIRROR |

While past governors legislatures and governors get much of the blame for Connecticut's massive pension debt, a new analysis says politically appointed oversight boards should share the heat both...

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