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IN THE NEWS

CT Mirror :: May 29, 2018

Already Deep in Debt, Connecticut Struggles with Extremes of Wealth and Income

Keith M. Phaneuf

A long article about wealth inequality in Connecticut that quotes Ellen Shemitz, our Executive Director. 

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Family Economic Security
CT Mirror :: May 25, 2018

Connecticut ‘locks’ into New Budgetary Restraints in Three Weeks

Keith Phaneuf

A piece about the Bond Lock that mentions our opposition to the measure. 

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
Litchfield County Times :: May 23, 2018

Editorial: Bridging the chasm with education

An editorial about education inequities that quotes Camara Stokes-Hudson, Associate Policy Fellow. 

Issue Area:
Education
CT Post :: May 13, 2018

Proposed cut has child health advocates worried

Dan Freedman

A report on proposed health care insurance funding cuts at the Federal level that quotes Karen Siegel, Health Policy Fellow. 

Issue Area:
Health
The Hour :: May 13, 2018

Op-Ed: The Bond Lock — A threat to Connecticut’s economy

Ellen Shemitz

An oped by Ellen Shemitz, Executive Director, about the Bond Lock. 

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
New Haven register :: May 11, 2018

Bond lock provisions in Connecticut raises questions, concerns

Mary E. O´Leary

A report about the Bond Lock that quotes Ellen Shemitz, Executive Director, and Rachel Silbermann, Fiscal Policy Fellow. 

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
CT News Junkie :: May 8, 2018

Budget Constraints Still In Limbo

Christine Stuart

An article about the Bond Lock that quotes Ellen Shemitz, Executive Director. 

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
New Haven Register :: May 1, 2018

Editorial: State is making a bad move on Husky A

An editorial that quotes Karen Siegel, Health Policy Fellow, about HUSKY coverage cuts. 

Issue Area:
Health
CT by the Numbers :: May 1, 2018

The Bond Lock: A Threat to Connecticut´s Economy

Rachel Silbermann, Ph.D., Ray Noonan

An op-ed by Rachel Silbermann and Ray Noonan on the threat that the Bond Lock poses to the state budget. 

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
Hartford Courant :: May 1, 2018

MLK's Legacy Discussed 50 Years Later

Camara Stokes-Hudson, Associate Policy Fellow, spoke at an even about Martin Luther King´s legacy. 

Issue Area:
Education