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How To Buy A Car With Bad Credit

It’s not easy, but when you need transportation, there are ways to find a car despite a low credit score.

06/16/2014

File photo of Gov. Dannel Malloy signing landmark gun control legislation on April 4, 2013. (Christopher Capozziello/Getty Images)

Connecticut Lawmakers Burn The Midnight Oil

Lawmakers worked late into the night to close out the legislative session before the midnight deadline.

05/07/2014

Connecticut State Capitol (WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

Legislative Republicans Revise Their Budget Alternative

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The minority Republicans in Connecticut’s General Assembly are offering up ideas for trimming the new state budget, now that the projected surplus has plunged by $461.5 million. GOP lawmakers on Thursday […]

05/01/2014

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Budget Hearing Tonight In Hartford

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – The budget process begins in earnest tonight in Hartford. The City Council is holding a public hearing tonight on Mayor Pedro Segarra’s proposed $577.5 million spending plan for FY 2015. In […]

04/30/2014

Mayor Pedro Segarra Hartford State of the City March 10 2012 Michael Guerrera Photo

Segarra Delivers FY 2015 Budget

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra has submitted a $557 million-plus budget to the City Council. The mayor this afternoon said the spending plan for FY 2015 is a difficult one. He says […]

04/21/2014

Connecticut State Capitol (WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

Committee Adds $12.3M To Malloy Budget Plan

The Connecticut General Assembly’s budget-writing committee was expected Thursday to approve a revised $19.04 billion state budget proposal that spends $12.3 million more than what Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has recommended for next fiscal year.

03/27/2014

View down a dark stairway in an old abandoned psychiatric hospital. (credit: Erik van Hannen/Getty Images)

$25 Million Price Tag For Hospital Did Not Include Furnishings

Budget writers neglected to set aside funds to purchase furniture.

02/16/2014

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Malloy Proposes $104 Million In New Tax Cuts

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, buoyed by estimates of a state budget surplus, is proposing more than $104 million in new tax cuts.

01/31/2014

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Shutdown Ends, Default Averted

WASHINGTON (AP) _ Up against a deadline, Congress passed and sent a waiting President Barack Obama legislation late Wednesday night to avoid a threatened national default and end the 16-day partial government shutdown, the culmination […]

10/16/2013

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Senator Murphy On Compromise

U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) released the following statement in advance of an expected vote in the Senate to reopen the federal government and temporarily increase the government’s statutory borrowing authority: “This is a massive […]

10/16/2013

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