Connecticut House To Take Up $17.9 Billion Democratic BudgetThe Democratic controlled House was scheduled to meet in special session Friday to vote on the plan, which is expected to result in hundreds of unfilled state employee positions.
Lawmakers Question Cost Of Covering Deficit In Connecticut State BudgetLawmakers in Connecticut will vote on the state’s budget next week in a special legislative session.
Connecticut Budget Deal Tackles $960 Million Deficit With Cuts, LayoffsThere is no tax increase in the latest budget deal between Democratic lawmakers and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, instead the state will tackle a $960 million deficit with cuts and layoffs.
Malloy: Signing Democratic Budget 'Unimaginable' Without NegotiationThe Democrat predicted Thursday he will veto whatever the General Assembly passes before the session ends May 4.
Connecticut Lawmakers Wrangle Budget As $900M Deficit LoomsConnecticut is expected to face a $900 million deficit in the new fiscal year, which begins on July 1.
Connecticut's Wealthiest Look To Leave State As Tax Rates Climb More and more of Connecticut's wealthiest are looking to leave the state -- and one local lawmaker believes higher taxes are to blame.
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.