April 14, 2014
by Brian O'Shaughnessy | April 14, 2014 3:30am
April 1, 2014
by Christine Stuart | April 1, 2014 11:05pm
by Christine Stuart | April 1, 2014 12:02pm
March 28, 2014
by Christine Stuart | March 28, 2014 4:29pm
by Terry D. Cowgill | March 28, 2014 5:30am
If you heard people were talking taxes at the Capitol, you’d probably shrug and figure it was par for the course. Politicians in Hartford are always scheming to take away more of our hard-earned cash to feed the beast. So whenever the General Assembly goes into session after the new year, it’s time to watch your wallet.
March 27, 2014
by Christine Stuart | March 27, 2014 11:58am
(Updated 4:18 p.m.) The Appropriations Committee wants to increase state spending by about $12.3 million more than what Gov. Dannel P. Malloy proposed in February, bringing their budget within $700,000 of the state spending cap.
by Christine Stuart | March 27, 2014 6:57am
One of the legislature’s two budget writing committee’s is expected to vote today on a spending plan for next fiscal year.
March 24, 2014
by Christine Stuart | March 24, 2014 5:30am
March 6, 2014
by Christine Stuart | March 6, 2014 1:45pm
Fitch Ratings maintained its AA rating for Connecticut bonds in anticipation of the sale of $400 million in general obligation bonds later this month. That’s the good news. The bad news is that Fitch also maintained its negative outlook of the state based on “budget vulnerability.”
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March 5, 2014
by Christine Stuart | March 5, 2014 12:00pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy told a group of business leaders Wednesday that there’s not going to be a budget deficit in 2016 and he’s not going to raise taxes if there is. That’s assuming he runs for re-election and is elected to a second term.