Hall of the House of Representatives. (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo)

Ads By Florida, Indiana Spook Connecticut Business Groups

Connecticut business groups continued to put pressure on state lawmakers Monday to roll back proposed tax increases, pointing out how states are actively trying to take advantage of the situation and lure away businesses.


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Labor and Advocates Challenge GE Over Taxes

 HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Labor unions and advocacy organizations are challenging General Electric Co.’s warning that it might leave the state if Connecticut enacts a new, two-year state budget that increases various business-related taxes. The […]


Connecticut State Capitol (WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

Business Group Wants Meeting With Malloy About Biz Taxes

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut’s largest business advocacy group asked Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Friday to convene a meeting as soon as possible to discuss the ramifications of the higher business taxes included in […]


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Some Connecticut Manufacturers To Hire, But Needing Qualified Workers

A Connecticut Business and Industry Association survey finds that about 22 percent of manufacturers in the state plan to increase their workforce more than 5-percent next year.


Governor Dannel Malloy (Courtesy House Democrats)

Malloy To CBIA: Budget Is Fiscally Conservative

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has told the state’s largest business group with which he’s sometimes disagreed that he’s pursuing a fiscally conservative budget that will put state finances on the right track.


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State Business Confidence Drops

A new survey from the Connecticut Business and Industry Association finds a continued erosion of confidence among Connecticut business leaders.


Reactions To State Of The State Speech

Some Connecticut groups issued statements in response to Governor Malloy’s remarks.


CBIA Response To State of the State

The business community welcomed Governor Dannel P. Malloy’s call today for state lawmakers to work together and focus on job growth and economic development during the 2013 General Assembly session. “We support the Governor’s statement […]


Statement From CBIA

  The state’s largest business organization today congratulated Governor Dannel Malloy and state legislators for the hard-fought passage of education reform legislation, calling it the signature bill of the 2012 General Assembly session. “Governor Malloy […]


Face Connecticut Dec. 5

Part 1 Guests:  Judy Resnick, executive director CBIA Education Foundation and Dr. Cam Vautoiur,  “Project Opening Doors,” advanced placement in math, science, technology Part 2 Tylenol and blood pressure.  Dr. Patrick Campbell, hypertension specialist, University […]

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