Connecticut Senate Passes Budget Minutes Before DeadlineThe vote came about a half-hour before the midnight adjournment Wednesday.
Calls Grow For Tolls At Connecticut BordersBetter car mileage has led to a reduction in the amount of money collected from the state's gas tax, prompting lawmakers to search for a new funding source to pay for much-needed highway and bridge repairs.
Connecticut Pol To Propose Electronic Highway TollsState Rep. Tony Guerrera said all income from electronic tolls would have to be used strictly for highway reconstruction and repairs.
Conn. Lawmakers Want Your Insurance Co. To Know When You Drive DistractedFrustrated by drivers who ignore Connecticut's ban on talking and texting on hand-held cellphones, some state legislators want insurance companies to know when their customers break the law.