Yankee Institute Wins Journalism Award

Yankee Institute reporters and writers were recently presented with awards for Excellence in Journalism from the Connecticut Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. FIRST PLACE 1. Online opinion column - Questions for Gov. Malloy on the Budget, by Suzanne...

Forced Unions Still Illegal; Court on Monday

EAST HARTFORD – Fergus Cullen, Executive Director of the Yankee Institute, issues the following statement in response to the legislature’s vote last night to authorize the organization of certain personal care attendants and daycare providers: “Last night’s vote does...

Yankee Sues Gov. Dan Malloy

EAST HARTFORD - The Yankee Institute for Public Policy, in concert with the Connecticut Association of Personal Care Assistance, Inc., Personal Care Attendants, and the Connecticut citizens that use their services, sued Governor Dannel P. Malloy today regarding the...

Simmons Elected Chairman

EAST HARTFORD – Former Congressman Robert R. “Rob” Simmons is the new Chairman of the Yankee Institute for Public Policy. Simmons was unanimously elected to lead the free-market think tank by his fellow board members at the group’s annual meeting Monday. Simmons...