January 23, 2017
by Christine Stuart | January 23, 2017 2:02pm
by Christine Stuart | January 23, 2017 5:30am
Under water for most of the 2017 fiscal year so far, Connecticut’s budget situation has improved and is running a $23.3 million surplus, according to the governor’s budget office.
January 21, 2017
by Christine Stuart | January 21, 2017 3:12pm
An estimated crowd of about 10,000 rallied Saturday in Hartford at the state Capitol to fight for women’s rights and express their emotions about what President Donald Trump’s administration might mean for women and their families.
Tags: Beth Bye, Dannel P. Malloy, Kevin Lembo, women's march, Hartford, civil rights, dh
January 19, 2017
by Christine Stuart | January 19, 2017 4:23pm
Former Republican Sen. Rob Kane, who was nominated to fill the a $146,000-a-year job as a state auditor by Republican legislative leaders, said he doesn’t believe a misunderstanding over his child support payments should impact his ability to scrutinize state spending.
January 18, 2017
by Christine Stuart | January 18, 2017 3:00pm
Instead of coming to the state with their hats in their hands, a group of nonprofit community providers are asking the state to change the way it serves those with disabilities and mental health or substance abuse disorders.
by Christine Stuart | January 18, 2017 5:30am
Connecticut’s economy is slowly regaining confidence, or it’s gotten lucky with collecting one-time revenue and business taxes. Those are the two interpretations of the latest revenue projections from state budget analysts.
Tags: Len Fasano, Themis Klarides, Kevin Lembo, Ben Barnes, consensus revenues, OFA, OPM
January 17, 2017
by Staff Report | January 17, 2017 3:11pm
The Connecticut Coalition for Choice will hold a rally Wednesday, Jan. 18, outside the state Capitol in Hartford.
by Christine Stuart | January 17, 2017 2:54pm
Lawmakers and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy avoided increasing taxes last year when resolving a nearly $1 billion budget deficit, however, at least one advocacy group is asking them to reconsider a “cuts-only approach,” as they prepare to tackle a much larger budget deficit.
by Christine Stuart | January 17, 2017 5:30am
January 15, 2017
by Christine Stuart | January 15, 2017 3:16pm
HARTFORD, CT — Young and old braved the chilly temperatures Sunday to rally against Republican efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act.