October 21, 2016
by Terry Cowgill | October 21, 2016 5:30am
October 20, 2016
by Christine Stuart | October 20, 2016 4:46pm
October 17, 2016
by Christine Stuart | October 17, 2016 1:30pm
October 13, 2016
by Christine Stuart | October 13, 2016 4:29pm
The legislature’s nonpartisan Office of Fiscal Analysis reported Thursday that the state budget is experiencing a $77.9 million deficit, just three months into the fiscal year.
October 11, 2016
by Christine Stuart | October 11, 2016 3:00pm
When Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s budget office asked state agency heads to give them options about where to cut on Sept. 6, it also estimated that the budget was about $130 million in deficit even though a few weeks later it reported it was balanced.
by Jack Kramer | October 11, 2016 5:30am
A new report shows that Fortune 500 companies, including several in Connecticut, are placing an estimated $2.5 trillion in offshore tax havens. It’s a practice that’s totally legal.
October 3, 2016
by Christine Stuart | October 3, 2016 12:28pm
State Comptroller Kevin Lembo said Monday that the state is on track to end the 2017 fiscal year essentially balance. However, he warned that economic growth remains moderate and capital markets remain volatile.
September 30, 2016
by Susan Bigelow | September 30, 2016 10:00am
A long time ago, Puritans carved out the boundaries of their towns by how far away someone could live from the church and still get to the sermon on time. Today, those arbitrary boundaries are also the limits of most of our school districts, meaning the kind of education your child gets depends on which side of the line your house sits.
This is deeply unjust, and it needs to end.
by Terry Cowgill | September 30, 2016 5:30am
Few things get the old Yankee blood boiling faster than talk of regionalization — especially in Connecticut, where we essentially have a long history of government that includes only state and municipal.
September 29, 2016
by Jack Kramer | September 29, 2016 2:32pm