Connecticut Bill Would Fine Some Businesses Not Paying Workers $15 An HourA bill being considered in Hartford calls for fines of $1 an hour for every worker on the job who's earning less than $15.
Electronic Tolls Proposal Spurs Heated Debate Among Connecticut LawmakersThis proposal would allow tolls to be placed anywhere on Connecticut highways, not just along the state's borders.
Calls Grow For Tolls At Connecticut BordersBetter car mileage has led to a reduction in the amount of money collected from the state's gas tax, prompting lawmakers to search for a new funding source to pay for much-needed highway and bridge repairs.
Connecticut Lawmakers Look To Fund Malloy's Transportation OverhaulRep. Gail Lavielle, R-Wilton, a member of the Transportation Committee, believes one way to kick it off is for lawmakers to shut the door on funding pet projects in their districts.
Connecticut GOP Offers Plan To Fund Transportation OverhaulRepublican legislators are proposing a 30-year, $37.4 billion plan to pay for a proposed overhaul of Connecticut's transportation system without resurrecting tolls.
Connecticut Lawmakers To Consider Expanding Access To Heroin-Overdose AntidoteState Rep. Tony Hwang, R-Fairfield, is pushing for a law that would allow all first responders to carry naloxone -- commonly known as Narcan -- a drug that reverses the results of an accidental heroin overdose.
Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy Touts Budget Turnaround In State Of StateWhile Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy hasn't said whether he'd seek re-election this year, his State of the State address Thursday seemed to pave the way for another run.