$19 billion budget plan passes House along mostly party line; bill goes to Senate, which is also controlled by Democrats.
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.
Minority Republicans in the Connecticut General Assembly on Thursday offered an alternative $18.9 billion state budget that scraps the governor’s proposed $55 tax rebate, ends the state’s earned income tax credit program for the working poor and doesn’t include what the GOP calls Democratic “gimmicks.”
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut lawmakers have approved the first of several bills that spell out details of the new two-year, $44 billion state budget bill awaiting Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s signature. By a vote […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A spokesman for a Connecticut Indian tribe says the share from revenue for keno that’s coming will help blunt a potential drop in casino business. The $44 billion two-year state budget […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Parents, clients and advocates for people with disabilities are discussing the effects of nearly $40 million in proposed cuts to state services for the developmentally disabled. The vast majority of the […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A new report shows projected revenues for the state of Connecticut will be higher than expected for the current fiscal year. But they’re expected to drop by more than $488 million […]
By SUSAN HAIGH Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The General Assembly’s two budget committees on Friday voted out state spending and tax proposals, but Democratic lawmakers stressed how the final budget deal will be […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Municipal officials from across Connecticut are headed to the Capitol to propose changes to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s budget plan. Mayors, first selectmen and town managers have scheduled a news conference […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s budget office says the projected deficit in Connecticut’s major spending account has improved due to spending reductions. But the Office of Policy and Management’s monthly report to […]