Conn. Lawmakers Seek To Repeal Keno Authorization Amid Budget SurplusDemocratic House speaker Rep. Brendan Sharkey said revenue from the bingo-style game is no longer needed to help balance a state budget that now has a $500 million projected surplus.
Poll: Republican Challenger Tom Foley Bests Conn. Gov. Dan MalloyPoll Director Doug Schwartz told WCBS 880 Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau that only 44 percent of those questioned said Malloy deserves to be reelected, while 46 said he doesn't deserve it.
Experts Worry Electronic Gambling Provision In Conn. Budget Could Lead To Long-Term ProblemsA state budget that calls for big spending increases for science and technology at the University of Connecticut and expands gambling to bring in more revenue cleared the House of Representatives on Sunday and now heads to the Senate just days before the 2013 legislative session ends.