The Connecticut Mirror is a nonprofit, non-partisan, independent online publisher of news, opinion, and data covering policy, government, and politics in Connecticut. Its mission is to inform Connecticut residents about the impact of public policy, promote policy-making transparency, hold government accountable, boost civic engagement, and strengthen democracy. The Connecticut Mirror publishes daily news and in-depth stories covering the state budget / finance, legislation, high impact policy, politics, education, health care, urban / regional issues, and the environment. The Mirror’s sister sites include CTViewpoints, Connecticut’s statewide opinion page, and TrendCT, Connecticut’s leader in data journalism. The Mirror has published continuously since its launch in January 2010.