Home Tags Barack Obama

Tag: Barack Obama

State marketplace health insurers blame individual mandate repeal for 24 percent...

The 14 insurers operating in the state’s individual health insurance marketplace requested, on average, a 24 percent rate hike, up significantly from last year’s average requests of 17 percent.

Connecticut Democrats trumpet failure of Trumpcare

“The only thing that’s gone well for the president in the last 60 days is his golf game," quipped Gov. Dannel Malloy.

CPA group counters Obama on corporate inversions

Corporate inversions are drawing attention recently as more companies seek to ship their headquarters overseas to increase profits for shareholders.

Obama’s visit highlights ‘highway cliff’ debate

Partisan gridlock in Congress may mean the U.S. Highway Trust Fund dries up this summer.

Obama at Tappan Zee calls for $302B in infrastructure funds

President Barack Obama visits Westchester, calling on Republicans in Congress to support a $302 billion bill ahead of the federal Highway Trust running dry.

Report: Obama to visit Tappan Zee Bridge on Wednesday

President Barack Obama will call on Congress to fund highway infrastructure.

Obama supports minimum wage increase in Connecticut

Obama features a Bridgeport business owner in his speech

State to safeguard families on food stamps

The Department of Social Services plans to increase food stamp dollars for 50,000 low-income families in Connecticut.

President calls for minimum wage hike

During his State of the Union address, President Barack Obama called for a hike in the minimum wage to $9 an hour.

‘We, the people’

We should take advantage of an occasion such as an inauguration to rally around the idea of government as a facilitator and a partner, rather than a roadblock.

What ACA means to NY businesses

With the re-election of President Barack Obama, the Affordable Care Act is here to stay.

Municipalities assess damage, warn against price gouging

The damage caused by Hurricane Sandy was extensive and is going to be very costly for Westchester and its municipalities.

Westchester declared disaster area

President Obama declared Westchester an official disaster area today, making Westchester eligible for federal aid in the wake of Tropical Storm Sandy.