by Christine Stuart | December 1, 2015 6:50pm
A retirement incentive for state employees is off the table, but Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said there is a potential for state employee layoffs.
Continue reading "A Retirement Incentive Is Off The Table" »
by Christine Stuart | December 1, 2015 12:23pm
As legislative leaders and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy meet to solve the budget shortfall, state Comptroller Kevin Lembo called on them to look at reducing the 2016 budget by at least $350 million.
Continue reading "Lembo Calls On Lawmakers & Governor To Target $350M Budget Shortfall" »
by Christine Stuart | December 1, 2015 11:30am
An association representing Connecticut’s hospitals hand-delivered letters to two state agencies Monday asking them to clarify the constitutionality of the hospital tax.
Continue reading "State Agencies Asked To Defend Constitutionality of Hospital Tax" »
by Christine Stuart | December 1, 2015 5:30am
A Connecticut judge found that an Oklahoma-based tribe that owns two payday lending companies is immune from an enforcement action by the Banking Department.
Continue reading "Oklahoma-Based Tribe Wins Sovereign Immunity Argument In Latest Court Proceeding" »
by Christine Stuart | November 30, 2015 7:43pm
The Connecticut Business and Industry Association launched a radio ad campaign Monday urging state leaders to employ a greater sense of urgency in their efforts to solve Connecticut’s budget deficit.
Continue reading "Business Lobby Calls For Structural Budget Changes, Urgency" »
by Eric Brown and Carl Gustin | November 30, 2015 2:15pm
Energy costs continue to burden New England ratepayers and hinder the region’s economic recovery.
Continue reading "OP-ED | The Costly Consequences of Missing our Current Energy Opportunities" »
by Christine Stuart | November 30, 2015 1:05pm
Consumers shouldn’t be prohibited by companies from telling each other about the goods and services they purchased, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal said Monday.
Continue reading "Blumenthal Wants Consumer Reviews Protected From ‘Non-Disparagement’ Fine Print" »
by Cara Rosner | November 30, 2015 5:30am
As Connecticut’s economy rebounds from the Great Recession, certain segments of the population are seeing less recovery than others, according to a recent report.
Continue reading "Many Connecticut Residents Left Behind In Economic Recovery" »
by Doug Hardy | November 28, 2015 6:03pm
A steady rain did not deter people from gathering Saturday for a pair of political events on opposites sides of the State Capitol, and opposite sides of the Syrian refugee issue.
Continue reading "Refugee Question Draws Both Sides of Issue to Capitol, Governor’s Mansion" »
by Cara Rosner | November 27, 2015 12:44pm
With the holiday shopping season under way, state Attorney General George Jepsen is calling on the country’s largest credit card issuers to better protect consumers from identity theft - quickly.
Continue reading "Jepsen Calls On Banks To Strengthen Credit Card Protections" »