Connecticut needs to balance its budget. Governor Ned Lamont says 21 st century sin taxes could help – among them, taxes on sugary beverages. Lamont says it’ll make the state healthier because soda has been linked to obesity and diabetes. But some worry the taxes would hurt small businesses.
Tara Gottlieb’s parents were closing their jewelry store in Connecticut one evening when a drug addict took both of their lives with a stolen gun. Now, she advocates for gun sense.