Panel Of Conn. Elected Officials Releases 13-Point Plan On Reducing Gun ViolenceAmong the initiatives being pushed by the panel are bans on body armor sales, background checks on ammunition purchases and background checks when firearm permits are renewed.
Civic Group Proposes New Education Funding Process For ConnecticutHigh as they are in Connecticut, local property taxes aren't covering the cost of running the towns and cities.
After Union Concession Deal Nixed, Conn. Gov. Malloy Proposes 5,500 State LayoffsGov. Dannel P. Malloy proposed nearly 5,500 state employee layoffs to balance Connecticut's two-year, $40.1 billion budget now that workers have defeated a labor-savings and concessions deal.