Connecticut State Senate http://wshu.org en Bill to help Conn. school districts with safety plans advances http://wshu.org/post/bill-help-conn-school-districts-safety-plans-advances <p>The Connecticut House of Representatives has approved a bill that clarifies what school districts around the state must do to meet state requirements in creating school safety plans. Lawmakers required the safety plans last year in response to the Newtown School Shooting.</p><p></p> Tue, 06 May 2014 15:18:44 +0000 Dan Katz 16999 at http://wshu.org Conn. State Senate passes bills intended to help consumers http://wshu.org/post/conn-state-senate-passes-bills-intended-help-consumers <p></p><p>Tuesday was a busy day for the Connecticut State Senate. It passed a range of bills intended to help the consumer. Those include one bill that could give police chiefs in cities and towns a say over the renewal of liquor permits and another to modernize the state's <em>Do Not Call Registry</em>.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:49:43 +0000 Dan Katz 16274 at http://wshu.org Conn. State Senate passes bills intended to help consumers Sen. Duff on the budget, energy and downtown redevelopment http://wshu.org/post/sen-duff-budget-energy-and-downtown-redevelopment <p>WSHU's Bill Buchner recently sat down with Norwalk and Darien Democratic State Senator Bob Duff, and discussed topics ranging from the state budget to re-development in Norwalk. Bill asked the Senator for his reaction to the claim, by Republican legislators, that they were left out of the budget planning process.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p> Mon, 15 Jul 2013 15:04:55 +0000 Bill Buchner 1892 at http://wshu.org Sen. Duff on the budget, energy and downtown redevelopment