Republican legislators want to repeal the program allowing Connecticut inmates to earn credit toward early release for good behavior.
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Moody’s Investors Services has downgraded Connecticut’s general obligation bonds from the Aa2 rating it has held for 21 months to Aa3. Budget chief Ben Barnes lashed out — saying Moody’s took the action to detract attention from what he called the rating’s services “historic lack of credibility.”
Credit rating agency Fitch says it is downgrading several credit ratings for pharmaceutical giant Pfizer Inc. ahead of the loss of patent protection for its best-selling drug, Lipitor.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says he’s heard middle class taxpayers’ complaints about his budget and wants to restore part of a popular income tax credit program.
Connecticut legislators are considering whether the state’s public school students should be able to get foreign language credits for learning American Sign Language.