New Deficit Numbers Are InGovernor Malloy's budget director says the deficit for the current fiscal year is down $215.5 million to $107.2 million
CCM Sends Letter To LawmakersAs legislative leaders and the governor work toward hammering out a budget agreement, CCM--the Connecticut Conference of Municipalities--has released a letter to state lawmakers urging them to consider a bipartisan collection of proposals outlined earlier this year among member towns and cities.
Budget Proposal RedoChange is designed to cover the increase in the projected deficit for next fiscal year
Malloy Orders Immediate Cuts To Balance Current State BudgetGov. Dannel P. Malloy is ordering $33.5 million in immediate cuts, among other steps, to balance Connecticut's current budget without having to borrow money.
Budget Back And Forth ContinuesConnecticut lawmakers are making some small progress in reaching a possible agreement on a new state budget.
RAY DUNAWAY: Another Government Shutdown?Here we go again… yet another chance for a government shutdown looms this week.
Speaker Predicts Legalized Pot Will Come Up In Budget TalksBills legalizing recreational use of marijuana didn't clear any legislative committees this session, but that doesn't mean the issue is entirely dead.
RAY DUNAWAY: Fairness In Malloy's State Budget?Chris Powell, managing editor of the Journal Inquirer in Manchester, looks into Governor Malloy's state budget proposal, and why it has raised some interesting questions about fairness.
Senate Republican President: Malloy Budget Plan Would Create 'Chaos'Republicans and industry groups are criticizing Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's proposed budget, saying it would hurt working- and middle-class families while increasing costs for hospitals.
Malloy's New State Budget Plan To Shift Education FundsGov. Dannel P. Malloy is set to announce a new state budget plan that would shift some education funding from wealthy to needy communities while making cities and towns pay more than $400 million a year in teacher pension costs that previously were shouldered by the state.
Arena Renovations Included In Governor's Budget ProposalProposal includes increasing the seating capacity and adding a concourse
Malloy To Unveil New Budget Plan To Fix Another DeficitGov. Dannel P. Malloy is expected to unveil another tight two-year state budget proposal, considering Connecticut still faces budget deficit problems despite successive years of cuts, tax increases, layoffs and other changes.