In The Loop – March 8, 2024

In The Loop – March 8, 2024

Is it possible for everyone to just get along?  This week started committees taking final action on their priorities or those of their caucus or even the governor. As they prepare to meet their JF deadlines

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In The Loop- March 1, 2024

In The Loop- March 1, 2024

Three minutes of fame at Connecticut’s State Capitol –Is it worth it?  These days the lights are on from dawn to dawn sometimes as the public hearing process is in full bloom. Hundreds of folks come

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In The Loop – February 23, 2024

In The Loop – February 23, 2024

From Paddi’s Desk Tracking committee agendas and public hearing agendas keeps the public and other interested parties invested in what’s hot in the state legislature in Hartford. Many times, keeping abreast of the interim study bills

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In The Loop – February 16, 2024

Follow the Money – An Early Lesson Learned The biggest issue this session is already becoming the Governor’s recommendation for changes to the two-year budget approved by the legislature in 2021. Zach will be focusing on

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In The Loop – February 9, 2024

In The Loop – February 9, 2024

Navigating the CT Legislature Wednesday of this week, as you probably have heard, was the kick-off to the 2024 CT Legislative Session. Opening day at the CT State Capitol brings a lot of tradition, pomp, and

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In The Loop – February 2, 2024

In The Loop – February 2, 2024

A Glimpse into Legislative Priorities from two perspectives n a recent fast-paced poll conducted by the Hartford Business Journal (HBJ), readers voiced their opinions on the key issues the Connecticut legislature should prioritize in the upcoming

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In The Loop – January 26, 2024

In The Loop – January 26, 2024

T –E –C- H- = Today’s – Election – Campaign – Hazards I bet you’re really curious about where exactly I’m going with this week’s column. Stick with me. With the talk about AI in healthcare,

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In The Loop – January 19, 2024

In The Loop – January 19, 2024

Can Communities in CT Market Tourism Based on EV Locations? Agency Corner a few weeks ago wrote about the controversy last fall related to EV regulation in the state. The question now is will communities in

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In The Loop – January 12, 2024

In The Loop – January 12, 2024

From Paddi’s Desk Every year, just before the legislative session kicks off, the Legislature’s nonpartisan Office of Legislative Research (OLR) produces a document known as “The Major Issues for XXXX” (whichever year it is). Their task

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In The Loop – January 5, 2024

In The Loop – January 5, 2024

The Playbook for a Whirlwind Year: A Host of Opportunities As the confetti settles and the echoes of New Year’s cheers reverberate through the halls of the Hartford Capitol, legislators gear up for a 92-day sprint

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