If the gasping victims of shredded lungs were laboratory rats or rabbits, they would have their own vociferous lobbying groups and the president might not have been so quick to thwart the ban on flavored e-cigs.
Mayor Passero says he has an experienced administrative team in place. There should be no learning curve in a second term.
Another school shooting took place as Connecticut senators pushed for vote on universal background checks, but Republican leadership was unmoved.
The best choice for the state and for the viability of the industry is to see the awards divided up between the two ventures focused on development at the New London and Bridgeport ports.
Granted, it is not a plan that Simmons is thrilled about, but after a long career in politics he well knows you sometimes must accept what you don’t want to get what you need.
Republicans are showing no interest in meeting the governor halfway. And if he was expecting backing from his fellow Democrats in control of the Senate -- forget about it.
As women exercise more leadership in the workplace and civic life, earn better salaries, and find their voices, many are becoming interested in philanthropy that addresses issues that matter to them.
Is it not OK to use the levers of power to extort someone in an effort to get dirt on a political opponent.
It is customary to thank battlefield veterans for their service, but words are only half of it. Real gratitude means unselfishly exercising the freedoms those heroes protected.
Senator Warren and those backing her would risk Trump’s reelection for a policy proposal that has no chance of winning enactment.
A large international partnership of energy companies was negotiating with a public partner unequal to the task.
Bias contributes to inequitable treatment in the criminal-justice system, to differences in career and housing opportunities.