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IN THE NEWS

Public News Service :: November 8, 2017

Analysis: Tax Plan Upside Down Boon to the Rich

A report on federal tax reform that quotes Ellen Shemitz, Executive Director. 

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
CT Mirror :: October 28, 2017

Congress to miss deadline to renew CT children’s health program

An article explaining the impact of Congress missing the deadline of the Children´s Health Insurance Program, with quotes from Karen Siegel, our Health Policy Fellow. 

Issue Area:
Health
WNPR :: October 26, 2017

Connecticut General Assembly Passes Long Overdue Budget

Ray Noonan, Associate Fiscal Fellow, is quoted on this piece about the state budget. 

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
Hartford Business :: October 4, 2017

CT Health Foundation awards $650K in grants

A piece describing a new grant award for Connecticut Voices for Children from the Connecticut Health Foundation

Issue Area:
Health
New Haven Register :: September 17, 2017

Connecticut's suburban schools seeing steep enrollment declines

Daniel Long, Senior Education fellow, discusses enrollment declines and school funding.

Issue Area:
Education
The Middletwn Press :: September 16, 2017

Connecticut’s suburban schools seeing steep enrollment declines

Daniel Long, Senior Education Policy Fellow, is quoted talking about education funding and enrollment.

Issue Area:
Education
Yale Daily News :: September 14, 2017

Infant health improving, though problems persist

Report quotes Connecticut Voices for Children´s data on child mortality.

Issue Areas:
Child Welfare, Health
Westfair Online :: September 12, 2017

Low-wage jobs on the rise in Connecticut

A report about our State of Working Connecticut Policy Brief.

Issue Area:
Family Economic Security
Public News Service :: September 12, 2017

CT working families being left behind

A radio piece about the State of Working Connecticut report, including an interview with Ray Noonan, Associate Policy Fellow.

Issue Area:
Family Economic Security
The Day :: September 12, 2017

Racial disparities in Connecticut show increase in economic report

A report about our State of Working Connecticut policy brief, with quotes from Ray Noonan, Associate Policy Fellow.

Issue Area:
Family Economic Security