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 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.
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.
Democrats Receive Subpoena For Mass-Mailing Records
State Lawmakers Say Deal Reached On GMO LabelingConnecticut Senate leaders say they've reached a compromise with Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on new bipartisan legislation that would mandate special labels on food that contains genetically modified ingredients.
House Approves State Budget Plan, Senate Scheduled To Vote MondayConnecticut's House of Representatives early Sunday morning approved a state budget deal reached between legislative Democrats and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy that expands gambling in Connecticut and shifts about $6 billion in mostly health care spending for the poor from under the state's constitutional spending cap.
Motive Remains Unclear In Newtown School Shooting Newly released search warrants in the Newtown school shooting have revealed that gunman Adam Lanza's home was packed with weapons and ammunition, but the documents do not shed any new light on what could have driven him to massacre 20 children and six educators inside an elementary school.
Prosecutor: Lanza Killed 26 People, Himself Within 5 Minutes Entering SchoolSearch warrants used in the investigation of the Newtown school shooting are being released along with a statement from prosecutors about their work to unravel the motives of the 20-year-old gunman.
Malloy's Newtown Panel Backs Expanded Gun Ban Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's commission reviewing the Newtown school shooting is recommending a ban on the sale and possession of all guns that can fire more than 10 rounds without reloading.
No Specific Newtown Shooting Funds In Malloy's Budget Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's new budget does not set aside new funds specifically earmarked to boost school security measures or mental health programs in light of the deadly school shooting in Newtown.