Why is the Governor punishing Monroe? -
WNPR NewsWhy is the Governor punishing Monroe?Monroe CourierAs I explained to Governor Malloy's Budget Director, Ben Barnes, on Friday when he appeared before the Appropriations Committee for a public hearing, it is impossible for folks in Monroe not to feel like such a dramatic reduction in its municipal aid ...DAPONTE-SMITH: State of perpetual crisisYale Daily News (blog)all 40 news articles »
Posted on 20 February 2017 | 4:39 am
Report: Anne Arundel reforestation data
CapitalGazette.comReport: Anne Arundel reforestation data sparseCapitalGazette.comBen Barnes and Barbara Frush, Democrats who represent parts of Anne Arundel and Prince George's counties, have signed on as co-sponsors of the bill. The Severn River Association, a local organization dedicated to improving the health of the Severn, ...
Posted on 18 February 2017 | 7:23 pm
Baumgartner Vaughan: Before the post office,
Durham Herald SunBaumgartner Vaughan: Before the post office, a school bus routeDurham Herald SunArthur “Ben” Barnes knew Lyon when he was a kid. Well, both of them were, actually. Barnes, now 88, drove the school bus in the late 1940s to the old Pearsontown School, an African-American school for students in first through eighth grades, as well as ...
Posted on 17 February 2017 | 3:06 pm
State Budget Director Questioned Over
Hartford CourantState Budget Director Questioned Over Hospital Tax, Municipal AidHartford CourantIn his first remarks to legislators since unveiling the state's new fiscal plan, budget director Ben Barnes defended the $20 billion document that has caused concern among mayors, lawmakers and hospital administrators. In addition to proposed cuts, the ...
Posted on 10 February 2017 | 4:07 pm
Legislators begin to push back on Malloy's
The CT MirrorLegislators begin to push back on Malloy's new budgetThe CT MirrorBudget director Ben Barnes answers questions from the Appropriations Committee. At left is his executive assistant, Laura Mirante. The General Assembly began its review of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's new two-year budget Friday with a strong, bipartisan ...'Lockbox' Stalemate Threatens Transportation PlansHartford CourantOP-ED | Malloy's Dizzying Budget Storm Targets TownsCT News JunkieNo one wants a share of CT's teacher pension billHartford BusinessCT Postall 74 news articles »
Posted on 10 February 2017 | 2:23 pm
2016 Budget On Track To End With Small
One month into the new 2016 fiscal year, Office of Policy and Management Secretary Ben Barnes estimated that the state would end it next June with an $800,000 surplus. In his monthly letter to state Comptroller Kevin Lembo, Barnes wrote that “at this ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 11:30 pm
Today's Celebrity Birthdays
Actor Ben Barnes ("Prince Caspian") is 34. Actress Meghan Ory ("One Upon a Time") is 33. Actor Andrew Garfield is 32. Actor Brant Daugherty is 30. Singer-actress Demi Lovato is 23. Canadian mezzo-soprano singer Aria Tesolin is 22.
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 1:22 pm
Entrepreneurs Want to Build Transit Pods to
As our partners at the Austin Business Journal first reported, Richard Garriott and Ben Barnes want to adapt a personal rapid transit system to fit downtown Austin's needs. A spokeswoman for the entrepreneurs says the system would run on tracks over Austin ...
Posted on 14 August 2015 | 1:28 am
How a space-faring entrepreneur intends to
Garriott has partnered with the Ben Barnes Group, headed by former lieutenant governor of Texas Ben Barnes, to help attract the investors and political support necessary to bring this type of large-scale infrastructure project to life. A PRT system ...
Posted on 12 August 2015 | 11:11 pm
Ben Barnes Talks ‘Seventh Son’ on The
If your hearts a-throbbin', you must be listening to this week's very special episode of The B-Movies Podcast. This week, host William Bibbiani (everyone calls him "Bibbs") sits down for an extended, off the cuff interview with the dashing leading man Ben ...
Posted on 3 February 2015 | 4:03 pm