Is A “Just The Legislature” CT-N Legal? – Appealingly Brief!

11/13/17 – By Dan Klau

After a week of reruns, CT-N is back on the air today after the Office of Legislative Management hired some former employees of the Connecticut Public Affairs Network (CPAN), the non-profit that operated CT-N since 1999.   Legislative leadership says that CT-N, which is operating under a radically reduced budget, will focus its cameras on the General Assembly, largely to the exclusion of the executive and judicial branches.  Leaderships says that this narrow focus is consistent with CT-N’s original mission.  But as Christine Stuart reports today on CT News Junkie, leadership’s understanding of CT-N’s original mission is just plain wrong.  Coverage of all three branches of state government was always part of CT-N’s mission. [Read More]