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Conn. Lawmakers Pass Budget Bills; Talks to Begin

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 […]


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Municipal Leaders to Lobby Against Car Tax Cuts

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 […]


Report: Improvement In State Budget Shortfall

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 […]


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Malloy Signs Bill To Fix State Deficit

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has signed legislation that finishes addressing Connecticut’s current $365 million budget deficit. The Democratic governor had already ordered $170 million in spending cuts using his executive branch […]


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Senate OKs Budget Bill, On To Governor

The Connecticut Senate has granted final passage to a $20.5 billion budget deal that would increase spending by $143 million in the next fiscal year.


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Budget Bill Passes Through House

The state House of Representatives has approved a $20.5 billion budget deal reached between Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Democratic legislative leaders that would address the growing deficit and increase future spending by $143 million.