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IN THE NEWS

Hartford Business Journal :: February 7, 2017

Whether by taxing or cuts, CT faces painful fiscal future

A report on Connecticut's state budget that quotes Ellen Shemitz, our Executive Director.

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
CT Mirror :: February 7, 2017

When fiscal reality meets political spin

A report on the state budget that quotes Ellen Shemitz, our Executive Director. 

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
New Haven Register :: February 7, 2017

Mix of programs help low-income families in Connecticut build healthy eating habits

An article on children's nutrition that references our reports on census data and the State of Working Connecticut.

Issue Areas:
Child Welfare, Family Economic Security
CT Mirror :: February 6, 2017

Malloy proposes shaking up state education aid

Daniel Long, Research Director, in quoted regarding education cost sharing formula changes. 

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Education
CT Mirror :: February 6, 2017

School funding reform: Ideas and challenges aplenty

An article on school funding report that references our report on property tax reform

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Education
Hartford Courant :: February 6, 2017

Blumenthal and Local Education Leaders Oppose Betsy Devos Nomination

The article mentions Daniel Long, Connecticut Voices for Children's Research Director. 

Issue Area:
Education
The Day :: February 6, 2017

Malloy proposes shaking up state education aid

The article quotes Daniel Long, Research Director, regarding proposed changes on education municipal aid. 

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Education
North Haven Patch :: February 2, 2017

Quinnipiac University Professor to Discuss ‘The School to Prison Pipeline’

The article quotes Connecticut Voices' report on school-based arrests. 

Issue Area:
Juvenile Justice
CT Mirror :: January 30, 2017

A legacy of debt: Squeeze on state's priorities only getting tighter

The article mentions our Children's Budget, with quotes from Ellen Shemitz, our Executive Director. 

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
Hartford Courant :: January 26, 2017

Mix Of Programs Helping Low-Income Families Build Healthy Eating Habits

A report on children's nutrition that references our analysis of census data and our State of Working Connecticut report. 

Issue Areas:
Child Welfare, Family Economic Security