May 26, 2015
by Christine Stuart | May 26, 2015 5:30am
May 22, 2015
by Brian Flaherty | May 22, 2015 2:51pm
Connecticut’s modern constitution and I both turn 50 this year. In all, it has been a pretty good run. And while I certainly can’t claim as storied a lineage as our founding document — which dates to the Fundamental Orders in 1638 — we’ve struck up a relationship over the years.
by Suzanne Bates | May 22, 2015 9:03am
While the battle about next year’s budget continues at the Capitol, there was a reminder this week that this year’s budget is still unresolved because of a lingering $165 million deficit.
May 19, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | May 19, 2015 2:42pm
Connecticut voters may get the chance to weigh in on a “lock box” measure that would prevent state government from siphoning money from the Special Transportation Fund to cover other General Fund expenses.
May 18, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | May 18, 2015 3:39pm
May 15, 2015
by Terry Cowgill | May 15, 2015 5:29am
It would be funny if it weren’t such a travesty. In order to appease taxpayers, lawmakers reluctantly agree to limits on revenue or spending. Then they while away the ensuing years trying to avoid the very limits they supported.
May 13, 2015
by Christine Stuart | May 13, 2015 2:27pm
May 11, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan and Christine Stuart | May 11, 2015 4:58pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Democratic lawmakers sat down for the first time Monday to begin negotiations on the two-year, $40 billion budget.
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by Christine Stuart | May 11, 2015 12:10pm
by Elizabeth Regan | May 11, 2015 5:30am
A bill that addresses rising property taxes by giving municipalities more freedom in crafting their education budgets is on its way to the Senate after unanimous approval from the House of Representatives last week.