Policy Papers: Government Administration

Taxes & Government Spending, Government Administration, Legislation

How Connecticut Can Fix its Unclaimed Property Laws

  • Feb 03, 2016
  • John Ehrett
How Connecticut Can Fix its Unclaimed Property Laws

The state has an opportunity to make its unclaimed property system work better and generate additional revenue at a time of considerable fiscal stress. It should act.

Government Administration, Elections

Initiatives and Referenda: Is Abstinence the Right Policy for Connecticut?

  • May 02, 2012
Initiatives and Referenda: Is Abstinence the Right Policy for Connecticut?

This paper corrects popular misconceptions about ballot initiatives and referenda and overviews the different types of direct democracy tools Connecticut might consider adopting to improve the structure and effectiveness of its government.