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IN THE NEWS

Hartford Courant :: April 22, 2018

Low-Income Workers Need Medicaid Funds

Sheldon Toubman and Kathy Flaherty

An op-ed from two allies in the Courant quotes data from our Revenue Options report

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Health
New Haven Register :: April 22, 2018

Legal aid lawyer sounds warning on Medicaid cut for working families

Mary O´Leary

An article about HUSKY health coverage cuts to caregivers that quotes Karen Siegel, our Health Policy Fellow. 

Issue Area:
Health
Yale Daily News :: April 17, 2018

Scandal-plagued juvenile detention center closes

Malcolm Tang

An article about the closure of a juvenile detention facility that quotes Lauren Ruth, our Advocacy Director. 

Issue Area:
Juvenile Justice
Hartford Courant :: April 11, 2018

Conversation To Explore King's Legacy

An announcement on community conversations on race that will include Camara Stokes-Hudson, one of our Associate Policy Fellows.

Issue Area:
Family Economic Security
Yale Daily News :: April 10, 2018

Gun control bills advance in capitol

An article that quotes the testimony on gun control by Karen Siegel, our Health Policy Fellow. 

Issue Area:
Health
CT News Junkie :: April 5, 2018

Finance Committee Moves To Delay Bond Covenant

An article about the Bond Lock that quotes the legislative testimony of Ellen Shemitz, our Executive Director. 

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
WNPR :: April 2, 2018

Connecticut Lawmakers Consider Amending Bond Lock Due To Take Effect In May

A radio piece about the Bond Lock with an interview to Ellen Shemitz, our Executive Director. 

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
The Day :: March 25, 2018

Mother of victims wants schools to know if students are sex offenders

An article that quotes our testimony on a juvenile justice bill. 

Issue Areas:
Child Welfare, Juvenile Justice
The Hour :: March 15, 2018

Proposed charter school draws mixed reaction

An article about charter schools that quotes our research.

Issue Area:
Education
CT Mirror :: March 14, 2018

A debate over how government should identify our ethnicity

A piece on data use and educational disparities that quotes Camara Stokes-Hudson, Associate Policy Fellow. 

Issue Area:
Education