September 30, 2016
by Jack Kramer | September 30, 2016 12:31pm
The state Bond Commission Friday approved tax obligation bond requests for $282.6 million in transportation projects, including $60 million for the double tracking of the Hartford rail line and $200 million to buy 60 rail cars for the New Haven line.
September 29, 2016
by Jack Kramer | September 29, 2016 2:32pm
September 28, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 28, 2016 5:30am
It went largely unnoticed for almost a year until a reporter started asking questions about it, but the last member of the Efficiency Planning Task Force was finally appointed this week.
September 26, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 26, 2016 4:35pm
Democratic and Republican lawmakers are poised to approve a $220 million package of economic incentives for Lockheed Martin that would guarantee the company continues to produce helicopters in the state through June 2032.
September 23, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 23, 2016 1:32pm
The state departments of Social Services and Revenue Services found that the hospital tax enacted in 2011 by the General Assembly and implemented by the two agencies is legal.
by Sarah Darer Littman | September 23, 2016 8:00am
News that most of the Legislature’s Program Review and Investigations Committee staff would be assigned to other legislative support offices is being billed as a cost-saving measure. Five analysts are being moved to the Auditors of Public Accounts and the five others are being transferred elsewhere.
by Cara Rosner | September 23, 2016 5:29am
September 21, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 21, 2016 10:19pm
If the General Assembly holds a special session to approve a package of economic incentives for Lockheed Martin, Republican legislative leaders said Wednesday that it should be expanded to include a handful of other proposals.
September 20, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 20, 2016 11:57pm
The General Assembly will be asked to return to Hartford in the next few weeks to vote on a $220 million deal to ensure Lockheed Martin keeps Sikorsky headquarters in Connecticut for more than a decade.
by Christine Stuart | September 20, 2016 1:45pm
EAST HARTFORD — Democrats who have held the majority in the House of Representatives for 29 years said their message about how to help improve Connecticut’s economy isn’t a partisan one and won’t require a tax increase.