Malloy Unveils Revised State Budget PackageGovernor Dannel Malloy, on Monday, unveiled a revised state budget plan to address eroding revenues from the state income tax, which have grown the state's projected budget deficit to $2.3 billion for the fiscal year starting July 1.
Democrats, Republicans Concerned About Malloy's Budget CutsBoth Democratic and Republican legislative leaders say they have concerns with Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's plan to close the $389 million deficit in Connecticut's current budget.
Malloy Orders Immediate Cuts To Balance Current State BudgetGov. Dannel P. Malloy is ordering $33.5 million in immediate cuts, among other steps, to balance Connecticut's current budget without having to borrow money.
Estimates Show Connecticut's Budget Revenues WorseningNew revenue estimates released Monday show the state's budget problems continue to worsen, creating greater challenges for Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and state legislators as they try to negotiate a new two-year budget with a projected deficit that has ballooned to $5 billion.
Malloy Invites Lawmakers To Discuss Budget Next WeekDemocratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is asking battling legislative leaders to meet with him next week to "chart a course together" for reaching an agreement on a new, balanced state budget.
Relatives Of Group Home Residents Speak Out Against Privatization, LayoffsRelatives of some of Connecticut's most vulnerable residents are again speaking out against plans to privatize state group homes and the potential for more state employee layoffs.
Malloy Names New Developmental Services CommissionerGovernor Dannel Malloy today named Jordan Scheff as the next commissioner of the state Department of Developmental Services.
Malloy Administration Warns Of LayoffsThe Malloy administration warned of nearly 1,100 state worker layoffs next month if the administration and state employee unions fail to reach an agreement on concessions to help ease red ink in the state budget.
With State Help, Colt Purchasing West Hartford HeadquartersColt’s Manufacturing Company is purchasing its West Hartford headquarters and manufacturing facility, state officials announced Friday.
Malloy Focuses On Budget As Session Enters Second HalfFairer distribution of town aid, continued criminal justice reforms, and no gimmicks. Governor Dannel Malloy says those are among the ingredients any state budget proposal needs, to win his support.
Suzio Blasts Malloy's Inmate Early-Release ProgramThe legislature's Judiciary Committee is considering proposals that would curb Connecticut's early-release program for prisoners.
Travel Ban LiftedAs Connecticut continues to feel the effects of a major nor'easter, Governor Dannel Malloy is telling non-essential third-shift state employees to stay home Tuesday night.