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Connecticut's Road to Nowhere: A History of Route 11

What happened to Connecticut's big plans for Route 11?

Connecticut's Arbitration Process

Wrong for patients. Wrong for Connecticut.

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The Fitch Files

The Fitch Files: Connecticut woodworking company becomes victim of national pension crisis, gets sued out of existence

Mark originally wanted a union shop so that J-Con Inc. could do business in neighboring New York and Rhode Island. He contributed toward his employees’ pension fund with the carpenters union, along with health benefits and good pay.

Little did he know that this would ultimately destroy his business.

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On a Side Note

On A Side Note: Is Connecticut playing the sucker?

News that Connecticut is leasing 30 year -old rail cars from Massachusetts which no longer meet federal safety standards to use on its Hartford – Springfield rail line would be comical if Connecticut taxpayers weren’t footing the bill.


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