connecticut budget

Governor Malloy (Courtesy CT-N)

Malloy: It’s “Too Early To Tell” If Pay Raises Will Be Nixed

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says it’s “a little early to tell” whether a reduction in a state salary account will lead to state employees foregoing future pay raises.


Gov. Dannel P. Malloy (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Another Business Says Budget Could Force Reduced Investments

RIDGEFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Another company has criticized tax increases proposed by Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and the Democratic-run legislature, saying the state budget plan could force a halt to investments in Connecticut. Boehringer Ingelheim […]


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Malloy Budget Chief To Brief Connecticut Lawmakers

Connecticut lawmakers will be learning more about Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s plans to cover a projected $99.5 million deficit in the current $20 billion budget.



Democratic Budget Deal Passes Both Houses

$19 billion budget plan passes House along mostly party line; bill goes to Senate, which is also controlled by Democrats.


Connecticut Capitol Hall of the House (Bob Falcetti/Getty Images)

New Revenue Figures Prompt Gop to Change Proposal

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.


Connecticut State Capitol (WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

GOP Offers State Budget Alternative

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.”


Cash. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Lawmakers Pass Budget-Related Bills

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 […]


Keno (MARION BERARD/AFP/GettyImages)

Indian Casino Sees Pluses, Minuses with Keno

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 […]


Budget Cuts Raise Concerns

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 […]


Governor Malloy Budget Director Benjamin Barnes

State Revenue Report Shows Mixed Forecast

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 […]