March 7, 2014
by Terry D. Cowgill | March 7, 2014 6:30am
All the talk we’ve heard lately about how much to tax during an election year is hardly surprising, given the whopper of a tax increase Dannel Malloy signed into law not long after becoming governor. But an even more interesting question is whom to tax.
Tags: Brendan Sharkey, Yale, property taxes, nonprofits, New Haven, PILOT, Terry D. Cowgill, dh
March 6, 2014
by Christine Stuart | March 6, 2014 1:45pm
Fitch Ratings maintained its AA rating for Connecticut bonds in anticipation of the sale of $400 million in general obligation bonds later this month. That’s the good news. The bad news is that Fitch also maintained its negative outlook of the state based on “budget vulnerability.”
Tags: Fitch, Wall Street, general obligation bonds, Andrew Doba, dh
by Christine Stuart | March 6, 2014 8:03am
A majority of voters support the idea of allowing a doctor to prescribe a lethal dose of medication to a terminally ill patient, even though they don’t necessarily believe it would help them. That’s according to a Quinnipiac University poll released today.
March 5, 2014
by Christine Stuart | March 5, 2014 12:00pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy told a group of business leaders Wednesday that there’s not going to be a budget deficit in 2016 and he’s not going to raise taxes if there is. That’s assuming he runs for re-election and is elected to a second term.
February 28, 2014
by Christine Stuart | February 28, 2014 5:35pm
February 21, 2014
by Terry D. Cowgill | February 21, 2014 6:30am
Even as Gov. Dannel Malloy proposes some election-year generosity by giving us a $55 rebate courtesy of a newly found budget surplus, others are trying mightily to figure out how to take more money out of our wallets.
February 19, 2014
by Christine Stuart | February 19, 2014 1:20pm
February 10, 2014
by Christine Stuart | February 10, 2014 6:30am
February 6, 2014
by Christine Stuart | February 6, 2014 5:38pm
by Christine Stuart and Hugh McQuaid | February 6, 2014 3:35pm