Connecticut Legislature

Editorial: UConn students represent bright future in testimonies in Hartford

Editorial: UConn students represent bright future in testimonies in Hartford

UConn students and faculty spent time testifying members of the Appropriations Committee of the Connecticut General Assembly to advocate for the budget of the University of Connecticut for the upcoming fiscal year.

Election Cybersecurity Task Force meets at capital

Election Cybersecurity Task Force meets at capital

The Connecticut Elections Cybersecurity Task Force met for the first time on Monday in Hartford. The taskforce was created by Secretary of the State Denise Merrill in response to the revelation that Russian intelligence agencies scanned Connecticut’s online voter registration system during the 2016 election.

Editorial: Connecticut joins ‘States for Gun Safety’ coalition to take steps towards a safer future

Editorial: Connecticut joins ‘States for Gun Safety’ coalition to take steps towards a safer future

Connecticut has always been a strong advocate for gun violence reduction and stricter gun laws, and this has proved to be even more true over the past few years.

Editorial: Proposed budget proves damaging to UConn

Editorial: Proposed budget proves damaging to UConn

Governor Malloy proposed a new state budget on Feb. 9, laying out over $1 billion in reductions. As a public university, the University of Connecticut was on the receiving end of a proposed four percent reduction in state funding.

With local elections just ahead, Rep. Gregory Haddad shares plans for UConn's future

With local elections just ahead, Rep. Gregory Haddad shares plans for UConn's future

All 151 seats of Connecticut’s House of Representatives are up for election this year, with Mansfield Town Council member Mark Sargent challenging sitting state Rep. Gregory Haddad, D-Mansfield, for control of the 54th assembly district.