The Connecticut Parents Union filed a lawsuit in federal court on February 20 against the state of Connecticut alleging racial quotas meant to keep the state’s magnet schools diverse are actually preventing minority students from gaining access to those schools. The lawsuit is the second of its kind making its way through ...
New Staff Take Over At Yankee Institute
The Yankee Institute for Public Policy is pleased to introduce its new staff members:
Fergus Cullen, Executive Director – http://www.ferguscullen.com/index1.html
Heath W. Fahle, Policy Director – http://www.heathwfahle.com
Dr. Lewis Andrews, Senior Policy Analyst – http://www.lewisandrews.com
Gov. Ned Lamont’s budget proposes shifting 25 percent of the “normal cost” of teacher pensions onto towns and cities, but distressed municipalities will only have to shoulder 5 percent, which means the City of Hartford will have to pay far less in teacher pension costs than neighboring South Windsor. Combined ...