The Talk of Connecticut
Show Rundown for Tuesday, July 19, 2016
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LANCE LORUSSO (Former law enforcement officer. He's also a leading attorney and author pf "When Cops Kill") Three law enforcement officers were gunned down in Baton Rouge, Louisiana with three others wounded. This comes just a little over 2 weeks since the horrific attack on Dallas police officers. All of this is happening as tensions between law enforcement and African-Americans is at all an time high in the aftermath of highly polarized officer involved shootings. Some wonder if these attacks are in retaliation.

JASON TREU (Employment and workplace analysis) Job search platform Monster and analytics company Brandwatch recently mapped out the states with the most unhappy workers. To do it, they combed through more than 2 million tweets that included negative mentions such as #hatemyjob and "my job is awful" and positive ones like #Ilovemyjob and "my job is the best." The breakdown of job sentiment across the U.S. comes in the 2016 "Uncovering Social Sentiment in the Workforce" report. The 10 states with the highest ratio of unhappy workers are Michigan, Virginia, West Virginia, New Jersey, Ohio, Maryland, Louisiana, Florida, Connecticut and Delaware - which comes in dead last, scoring the worst for job happiness.

PAUL QUICK (Senior Vice President and General Manager of Operations in CT from Frontier) Paul joined us again to talk about the recent advancements that are happening at Frontier.

ROGER COWEN from Cowen Tax Advisory Group LIVE IN THE TALK OF CONNECTICUT STUDIO Roger was in the studio to talk about some of the myths that people face when they retire such as spending less when you retire. To make an appointment to speak with Roger about how you can better prepare for retirement call 860-676-1100

AL FOSHINI and LOU PELLETIER from American Senior Benefits LIVE IN THE TALK OF CONNECTICUT STUDIO Al and Lou were in to talk about different annuities that people can purchase and how to protect their investments. WEBSITE: American Senior Benefits

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