Connecticut Today with Paul Pacelli: Columbus Day, Themis Klarides, and More

Connecticut Today with Paul Pacelli: Columbus Day, Themis Klarides, and More

Paul closes out the week with a packed show, starting off with Dr. Andre DiMino, Executive Board Member of the Italian-American One Voice Coalition, about municipalities that are dropping Columbus Day. Then, Connecticut State House Republican Leader Themis Klarides returned to the program to talk about the Valley Chiefs Fire Training School. State Sen. Kevin…

Connecticut Today with Paul Pacelli: Medical Ethics, Jim Calhoun, and Tinder

Connecticut Today with Paul Pacelli: Medical Ethics, Jim Calhoun, and Tinder

During a midweek edition of Connecticut Today, Paul speaks with Dr. Jacob M. Appell about his new book describing doctors handling ethical situations. Then, Paul dives into some recent poll numbers surrounding the national politics and impeachment. And finally, Aaron explains Tinder to Paul after an alleged comment made in a sexual discrimination suit brought…

Connecticut Today with Paul Pacelli: Valley Fire Training Academy and Paying College Athletes

Connecticut Today with Paul Pacelli: Valley Fire Training Academy and Paying College Athletes

Paul spends Tuesday speaking Ken Mitchell, Jr, President of the Valley Fire Chiefs Regional Training School, to talk about the latest regarding the delayed construction of a training facility. Then, Paul gives his thoughts and takes calls on Connecticut passing a bill that would allow college student-athletes to be paid. Segments Ken Mitchell, Jr: (0:34 – 16:33)…

Connecticut Today with Paul Pacelli: IAFF Unions and Vin Candelora

Connecticut Today with Paul Pacelli: IAFF Unions and Vin Candelora

Paul starts off the week speaking with Nathan McGrath, of the Vice President and Director of Litigation at Fairness Center, about the latest regarding New Haven firefighter unions. Then, State Rep. Vin Candelora returns to the program to dive further into the details regarding a recent article about state pensions and working from home.  …

Connecticut Today with Paul Pacelli: Mosquitoes, Kevin Kelly, and Bongs

Connecticut Today with Paul Pacelli: Mosquitoes, Kevin Kelly, and Bongs

Paul closes out the week speaking with Dr. Theodore Andreadis. of the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station, about EEE in mosquitoes in the state. Then State Sen. Kevin Kelly joins the program for his weekly update from Hartford. And, Paul and Aaron discuss if college students still have bongs. Segments Dr. Theodore Andreadis: (0:31 – 10:09) Kevin…

Connecticut Today with Paul Pacelli: Aaron Can’t Cook Rice, Tobacco Age, and Minimum Wage

Connecticut Today with Paul Pacelli: Aaron Can’t Cook Rice, Tobacco Age, and Minimum Wage

Paul spends the midweek edition of Connecticut Today chatting with Ruth Canovi from the Lung Association about the age to purchase tobacco being raised to 21. Then, Andy Markowski, State Director of the National Federation of Independent Business about the minimum wage being boosted. But, it all gets started with Paul and Aaron talking about…

Connecticut Today with Paul Pacelli: Tony Hwang and Talking Whistleblower and Impeachment

Connecticut Today with Paul Pacelli: Tony Hwang and Talking Whistleblower and Impeachment

Paul kicks off the month of October talking with former intelligence analyst Brian Boyd about impeachment and the whistleblower. Then, State Sen. Tony Hwang returns to the program to discuss new taxes and laws starting in Connecticut on Oct. 1. Segments Brian Boyd: (0:26 – 16:39) Tony Hwang: (16:40 – 26:41) (GETTY IMAGES/IMAGE CREDIT)

Connecticut Today with Paul Pacelli: Cyber Security and Marc Fitch

Connecticut Today with Paul Pacelli: Cyber Security and Marc Fitch

Paul kicks off the week speaking with internet security expert Chris Moschovitis about the whether the U.S. should ever consider voting online. Then, Marc Fitch, of the Yankee Institute, returns to the program to discuss the latest issues from across the state. Segment Chris Moschovitis: (0:29 – 19:51) Mark Fitch: (19:52 – 37:12)   (GETTY…