Meeting in special session, the Connecticut House of Representatives yesterday voted on an eclectic range of bills, with the most controversial centering on police reform and voting changes. Protesters outside the Capitol included unionized nursing home workers and teachers; police; self-designated representatives of Black Lives Matter; and the ACLU. The session began with Representatives testing technology and working out technical bugs. Most representatives connected to session electronically from their ...
Ed Crane on the Size of the Federal Government
Check out this video of Cato’s Ed Crane at an event in Florida. He talked about reducing federal intrusion into the lives of citizens. Under Ed’s leadership, the Cato Institute has grown to become one of the nation’s most prominent public policy research organizations.
Favorite line from Ed in this clip: “I like to quote Rousseau because it makes me sound educated!”
After you’ve viewed the video, save your seat to hear from Ed in person over lunch on April 14 in Stamford.
CMS deals blow to unions that had been automatically deducting dues from Medicaid-paid home healthcare workers
Home Care Daily highlights a report from the Yankee Institute on union deductions.