Malloy Plan Would Eliminate School Aid To 85 DistrictsGov. Dannel P. Malloy's new spending plan would eliminate state education aid to 85 school districts and cut school aid to another 54 cities and towns, if the state budget impasse isn't resolved by next month.
Democrat Leaders Moving Forward With State Budget Proposal, Sales Tax IncreaseDemocratic legislative leaders say they're moving toward a state budget agreement that would increase the sales tax, but by less than what House Democrats proposed back in June.
Connecticut Loses 600 Jobs In JulyConnecticut lost 600 net jobs in July, and the state's unemployment rate held steady at 5 percent, according to preliminary numbers from the state Department of Labor.
Malloy On Trump Over Charlottesville Comments: '[He] Was Out Of His Mind'At a rally in Stamford, Governor Dannel P. Malloy did not mince words when asked what he thought about President Trump's contention that the deadly violence at the White Supremacist rally in Charlottesville was the fault of both sides.
United Technologies CEO Greg Hayes Among Those Who Quit Trump Business CouncilUnited Technologies C.E.O. Greg Hayes was among the executives who resigned from President Trump's business council following the president's remarks blaming both sides for the deadly violence at the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville.
Court: State Can't Vaccinate Kids In Temporary CustodyThe Connecticut Supreme Court has ruled that the state's child welfare agency cannot vaccinate children placed temporarily in its custody, when the parents object to vaccinations.
Courtney, Larson Support Proposal Granting Early Access To MedicareMembers of Congress from Connecticut are seeking to change a federal law to allow people approaching retirement age to buy Medicare health coverage before they would otherwise be eligible for the program.
Transportation Officials Narrow Options For I-84 AlterationsConnecticut transportation officials are weighing technical analysis and public input as they narrow their options for realigning I-84 in Hartford and replacing Union Station.
Gov. Malloy, Municipal Organizations Meet To Discuss State AidWith state aid to cities and towns on the table as budget talks continue, Governor Dannel P. Malloy met with leaders of municipal organizations today.
State Leaders Optimistic After Latest Round of Budget TalksFollowing their latest round of state budget talks Thursday, legislative leaders sounded a bit more upbeat regarding the future.
Likely Governor Candidate Recovering After Brain SurgeryDanbury Mayor Mark Boughton-- a likely Republican candidate for governor-- has been released from the hospital after having surgery to remove a benign cyst in his brain.
Education Department Eyes Changes To Teacher Certification ProcessThe State Education Department is proposing changes to the teacher certification process to address teacher shortages in several subject areas.