Connecticut Lawmakers Call For Tough Measures To End State SpendingBy next year, the ever-rising budget in Connecticut could easily reach half a billion dollars and two years after that, as high as $4 billion.
Reports: Connecticut Faces 3 Years of Budget DefecitsBudget offices for Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and the General Assembly are predicting Connecticut could face budget deficits over the next three fiscal years.
Conn. State House Approves Budget DealConnecticut's House of Representatives early Sunday morning approved a state budget deal reached between legislative Democrats and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy that expands gambling in Connecticut and shifts about $6 billion in mostly health care spending for the poor from under the state's constitutional spending cap.
Gov. Malloy, CT Unions Reach 'Clarified' Labor DealGov. Dannel P. Malloy and state employee union leaders announced late Friday night they had reached a tentative agreement on a ``clarified'' labor savings and concessions deal.