February 27, 2015
by Christine Stuart and Hugh McQuaid | February 27, 2015 12:26pm
(Updated 1:20 p.m.) Gov. Dannel P. Malloy acknowledged Thursday that the legislature hates cuts in his proposed budget and lacks consensus to raise taxes. But the governor said a lot can change in the three months before a budget plan must be approved.
February 26, 2015
by Terry Cowgill | February 26, 2015 4:16pm
It goes without saying that the best way to approach budget cutting is to take no prisoners. Unfortunately, that simple principle is easier to declare in state government than it is to practice.
by Elizabeth Regan | February 26, 2015 3:23pm
February 24, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | February 24, 2015 6:20pm
Reviving tolls — an idea that’s failed to gain traction in Connecticut for more than 25 years — will be at the center of a public hearing Wednesday as the Transportation Committee seeks input on a bill that would establish electronic tolling at the state’s borders.
by Cara Rosner | February 24, 2015 12:00pm
February 23, 2015
by Christine Stuart | February 23, 2015 8:47pm
February 22, 2015
by Christine Stuart and Hugh McQuaid | February 22, 2015 12:53pm
State Treasurer Denise Nappier wrote Gov. Dannel P. Malloy Friday saying his two-year budget proposal, which is shy about $325 million in debt service, is “too aggressive” and could harm Connecticut’s reputation with investors.
February 18, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | February 18, 2015 4:48pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy presented the legislature with $40 billion budget proposal Wednesday that boosts tax revenue by $900 million and cuts $1.3 billion in state spending to address more than $2 billion in projected deficits.
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by Hugh McQuaid | February 18, 2015 11:59am
February 17, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | February 17, 2015 3:34pm