Craig LeMoult appears in the following:
Saturday, March 01, 2014
This month, a new round of food stamp cuts is set to take effect. The farm bill passed last month closed a loophole called "Heat and Eat," saving the country about $8.5 billion over the next decade. Some states have found a way to restore that funding.
Monday, October 07, 2013
Now that Metro North's New Haven Line is operating on a normal schedule for the first time in nearly two weeks, some are asking how the system was so vulnerable that a failure on a single power feeder line could cause such a problem.
Thursday, September 26, 2013
Commuters faced another day of aggravation on Metro North Thursday following a loss of power for the trains, and it’s not yet clear when things might return to normal. Some train riders took things in stride, but that will likely become more difficult if the problems continue for weeks.
Tuesday, September 10, 2013
In the aftermath of the Newtown, Conn., shootings, many school districts have rethought their approach to keeping their students, staff and buildings safe. Those changes ran the gamut from adding door locks to arming teachers.
Friday, July 12, 2013
After the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, millions of dollars were donated to help the people of Newtown, Conn. Who gets that money, and how it's divided, has become a contentious issue for families already struggling with their grief.
Tuesday, June 18, 2013
After the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, states have taken steps to limit gun access for people with mental illness. In Connecticut, a new law requires psychiatric hospitals to report anyone who is voluntarily admitted, so the state can revoke any gun licenses they may hold. Some in the mental health community say it could prevent people from seeking psychiatric help.
Saturday, April 27, 2013
When ABC cancelled the daytime soaps All My Children and One Life to Live in 2011, millions of fans suddenly found themselves left without their daily guilty pleasure. Both shows are re-launching Monday, but they won't be on any TV channel — the soaps are going online.
Thursday, April 18, 2013
Following the Senate's rejection Wednesday of a range of gun control measures, including universal background checks, many in Newtown, Conn., are reacting with surprise and disappointment. Neil Heslin, whose son Jesse was one of those killed, says Wednesday was "a shameful day for Washington."
Thursday, April 04, 2013
Following a total of more than 13 hours of respectful and at times somber debate, the Connecticut House of Representatives and State Senate voted in favor of the 139-page bill crafted by leaders from both major parties in the Democratic-controlled General Assembly.
Saturday, February 09, 2013
Wednesday, November 07, 2012
Connecticut elected Democratic Congressman Chris Murphy to fill the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Joe Lieberman. Murphy defeated Republican Linda McMahon, who spent a fortune of her own money.
Wednesday, August 15, 2012
The fall campaign to fill retiring Senator Joe Lieberman’s seat is officially on in Connecticut.
Thursday, November 17, 2011
The CEO of Connecticut Light and Power submitted his resignation Thursday, as the utility faces investigations into its handling of massive power outages from two recent storms.
Wednesday, January 19, 2011
Senator Joe Lieberman of Connecticut confirmed on Wednesday that he will not seek another term.
Friday, October 29, 2010
It’s tough to avoid the temptation to use wrestling metaphors when reporting on the U.S. Senate race between former World Wrestling Entertainment CEO Linda McMahon and her Democratic opponent Richard Blumenthal.
Sunday, February 03, 2008
GOP Presidential hopeful John McCain campaigned in Connecticut today. From WSHU in Fairfield, Connecticut, Craig LeMoult reports.