Barnes: Pension Payments Driving Latest Budget ChallengesGov. Dannel P. Malloy's budget director is warning Connecticut lawmakers that the next two-year state budget faces "significant pressure'' from slowing revenues and looming payments for unfunded pension liabilities and other old debt.
Q Bridge Project 'Substantially Complete'After 16 years of construction, the Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge over the Quinnipiac River in New Haven was declared "substantially complete" by Governor Dannel Malloy Thursday.
State Leaders React To Election ResultsConnecticut Republicans on Wednesday celebrated the historic gains they made in the Democratic-controlled General Assembly, saying it proves voters are unhappy with how the state is being run and want change.
Malloy Urges Water Usage Limit Amid First "Drought Watch"Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is urging residents to reduce their water usage whenever possible.
State Ends Talks With Developers On Train Station ProjectGov. Dannel P. Malloy's administration has ended talks to develop a $500 million transportation project in downtown Stamford.
Malloy Asks FEMA To Help With Crumbling FoundationsGov. Dannel P. Malloy is asking the Federal Emergency Management Agency to work with the state to help Connecticut homeowners with crumbling foundations.
Advocates Celebrate Expansion Of Medical Marijuana LawOfficials gathered Thursday for a ceremonial bill signing for a law expanding Connecticut's medical marijuana program to children with certain debilitating illnesses.
State Buying Sixty New Metro-North Rail CarsState officials today announced they are buying more railroad cars for Metro-North.
Connecticut Prison Population Hits Lowest Level Since 1997Connecticut's prison population has dropped below 15,000 for the first time since 1997.
Malloy's Budget Office Releasing Funds To Watchdog AgenciesConnecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's budget office is releasing $183,000 in state funds it withheld from the state's three watchdog agencies.
State Democrats Respond To Federal Campaign Finance ProbeThe state Democratic Party responds to a report that a federal grand jury will investigate party fundraising that supported the governor's last re-election campaign.
State Unveils Plan To Lose The Traffic Lights On Route 9State officials Tuesday unveiled plans to reconfigure Route 9 in Middletown, to ease the flow of traffic and eliminate the two sets of traffic lights which contribute to backups during peak ours.