September 23, 2016
by Staff Report | September 23, 2016 1:48pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy made it official Friday when he announced he signed a proclamation calling on the General Assembly to convene 9 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28 for a special session to approve an economic incentive package for Lockheed Martin.
by Christine Stuart | September 23, 2016 1:32pm
The state departments of Social Services and Revenue Services found that the hospital tax enacted in 2011 by the General Assembly and implemented by the two agencies is legal.
by Sarah Darer Littman | September 23, 2016 8:00am
News that most of the Legislature’s Program Review and Investigations Committee staff would be assigned to other legislative support offices is being billed as a cost-saving measure. Five analysts are being moved to the Auditors of Public Accounts and the five others are being transferred elsewhere.
by Cara Rosner | September 23, 2016 5:29am
September 21, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 21, 2016 10:19pm
If the General Assembly holds a special session to approve a package of economic incentives for Lockheed Martin, Republican legislative leaders said Wednesday that it should be expanded to include a handful of other proposals.
September 20, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 20, 2016 1:45pm
EAST HARTFORD — Democrats who have held the majority in the House of Representatives for 29 years said their message about how to help improve Connecticut’s economy isn’t a partisan one and won’t require a tax increase.
September 19, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 19, 2016 5:30am
Even though the state said it would appeal the ruling, a Wall Street ratings firm said the Sept. 7 decision in Connecticut’s landmark education lawsuit would “benefit financially troubled cities” and boost their sagging bond ratings.
September 16, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 16, 2016 5:30am
Which party has the bigger tent?
On the north steps of the state Capitol Thursday, Republicans running for the House of Representatives made a case for the idea that the Connecticut Republican Party, rather than the Democrats, is the more inclusive organization.
September 15, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 15, 2016 6:20pm
Senate Republicans predicted that the state will face a $2 billion deficit following the Nov. 8 election and they want the majority Democratic Party to express a sense of urgency to resolve it along with a handful of other issues they detailed Thursday at a press conference.
September 14, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 14, 2016 12:20pm