Connecticut Lawmakers Hope To Vote On Budget In Coming DaysDemocratic legislative leaders are hoping to vote in the coming days on a revised Connecticut budget for next fiscal year, which is about $922 million in deficit.
Malloy Says Democrats' Budget Proposal Is 'Incomplete'A spokesman for Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says the spending plan offered by the legislature's Democrats includes "real cuts" but remains "incomplete," approximately $300 million short of covering the projected $900 million budget deficit.
Malloy Putting Hospital Payments On Hold Due To Budget WoesConnecticut hospitals are being notified they may not receive about $150 million in anticipated payments because of state budget problems.
Proposed Transportation 'Lockbox' Bill Up For HearingConnecticut lawmakers will hear from the public on the latest plan to stop transportation revenues from being spent on other programs.
Connecticut Mulling More Cuts To Indigent Burial BenefitsConnecticut lawmakers are considering whether to further reduce the modest state stipend that helps cover funeral-related costs for impoverished residents.
Malloy Offers Bill To Update Handicapped Parking SignsConnecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is proposing legislation that would modernize the handicapped parking sign, emphasizing ability rather than disability.
Connecticut Credited With Ending Veteran HomelessnessConnecticut's governor says the federal government has certified the state as having effectively ended homelessness among military veterans.
Governor Activates State's Cold-Weather Shelter PlanGov. Dannel P. Malloy has activated the state's cold-weather shelter plan in advance of a cold snap that is expected to bring sub-zero temperatures to Connecticut.
Unions Concerned State Workers Targeted In Budget PlanAs Connecticut continues to grapple with budget challenges, state employees again find themselves in the sights of legislators and the governor as they try to save money.
Unions Warn Against Possible Cuts To State JobsState employee unions are warning about the possible negative implications of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's revised $19.8 billion budget that could lead to more than 1,000 job cuts.
State Lawmakers Fear Losing Budget Authority To MalloyDemocratic and Republican legislators are voicing concerns over Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's proposal for across-the-board cuts to state agencies and giving agency heads more latitude in deciding where to reduce spending.
Gov. Malloy To Reveal Revised Budget On Opening Of SessionConnecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is unveiling his proposed changes to the two-year state budget enacted last year, promising to cut spending.