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Connecticut program boasts job successes

State Sen. Anthony Musto cites 43 businesses in Trumbull, Bridgeport and Monroe that the Small Business Express program helped to expand.

State invests in job training program, grows workforce

Connecticut Department of Labor provides wage and training subsidies for employers who hire job seekers and veterans.

‘Step Up’ hiring program marks one year

Since it began a year ago, the state’s Subsidized Training and Employment Program (Step Up) has successfully helped hire hundreds of unemployed workers in the state by offering to partially pay for new employee training.

Sharing “the risk”

Roughly a third of the 119,000 jobs lost during the recession in Connecticut have been recovered, but at glacial pace, according to data from...