Hunter and McCartney: Voting against the convention

October 21, 2008
When those of us who vote here in Connecticut go to the polls in two weeks, we won’t be able to decide the presidential election. Our Congressional race isn’t competitive. Even our future state representative seems to be cruising easily to victory. But our votes will make a huge difference on one important question facing »

Connecticut emissions bill could lead global change

February 12, 2008
During the blustery days of February, it’s easy to think that global warming isn’t such a bad idea. What’s an extra degree here or there? But consider these warnings: • If local industries continue to pollute at high levels, New Haven shoreline areas could see a rise in sea level of 10 to 24 inches, »