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Malloy Confirms Face-to-face Talks With GE About Moving HQ

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says he met earlier this month with General Electric Co. officials to offer some incentives to keep the company from moving out of state.

08/24/2015

A sign near Aetna's offices on Farmington Avenue in Hartford. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

They Are Bluffing

Governor Scott, you’re wasting your time. GE, Aetna, and other businesses, large and small are bluffing. How do I know? Martin Looney told me so. So when the special session wraps up next week, I […]

06/26/2015

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Malloy Wants To Scale Back Some Proposed Tax Changes

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Friday called on lawmakers to scale back some of the tax increases his administration helped negotiate in a new state budget that prompted some major employers, […]

06/12/2015

Connecticut State Capitol (WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

Connecticut Democrats Stand By Business Tax Changes

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut’s Democratic leaders were willing Thursday to make minor changes to the business taxes that prompted some major employers to threaten to leave the state, but said they won’t roll the […]

06/04/2015

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Jury Rules Engine Responsible in Sikorsky Helicopter Crash

An Oregon jury ruled Tuesday that a problem with an engine was responsible for the 2008 crash of a Sikorsky helicopter that killed nine firefighters during a wildfire in Northern California.

03/27/2012

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G.E. Unveils Solar-Powered Carport

General Electric will unveil a new solar-powered carport for charging electric vehicles in the parking lot of its facility in Plainville.

05/26/2011

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GE Will Continue F-35 Engine Fight

A spokesman for GE Aviation says a House vote Wednesday favoring the Pratt and Whitney engine for the Pentagon’s F-35 fighter is a setback for GE, but he says the project will continue — as will efforts to win approval for their alternate engine.

02/17/2011

Ohio Senator Says Alternate Engine Still In Fighter Funding

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) _ U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown of Ohio says Defense Secretary Robert Gates has assured him that funding will continue for an alternate engine for the Pentagon’s next-generation F-35 Joint Strike Fighter jet. […]

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