March 6, 2014
by Christine Stuart | March 6, 2014 12:45pm
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.”
Tags: Fitch, Wall Street, general obligation bonds, Andrew Doba, dh
March 5, 2014
by Christine Stuart | March 5, 2014 11:00am
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.
February 28, 2014
by Christine Stuart | February 28, 2014 4:35pm
February 24, 2014
by Christine Stuart | February 24, 2014 5:30am
February 21, 2014
by Terry D. Cowgill | February 21, 2014 5:30am
Even as Gov. Dannel Malloy proposes some election-year generosity by giving us a $55 rebate courtesy of a newly found budget surplus, others are trying mightily to figure out how to take more money out of our wallets.
February 19, 2014
by Christine Stuart | February 19, 2014 3:36pm
Government budgets may be shrinking and demand for social services may be growing, but a group of investors and advocates believe they’ve come up with an answer that addresses some of society’s problems and doesn’t cost taxpayers a dime.
Tags: social impact bond, social financing, DCF, Joette Katz, dh
by Christine Stuart | February 19, 2014 12:20pm
February 12, 2014
by Christine Stuart | February 12, 2014 12:58pm
February 7, 2014
by Susan Bigelow | February 7, 2014 9:03am
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy delivered his State of the State address Thursday to a joint session of the General Assembly. He was supposed to deliver it Wednesday, except that a blizzard shut down the Capitol and forced the session to start a day late. Insert your own metaphor here.
by Hugh McQuaid | February 7, 2014 5:30am