The former chief of staff to the Connecticut House Republicans has been sentenced to a year in prison for taking more than $100,000 in payments from a political campaign direct mail company to which he steered business.
Former veteran state Rep. Julia Wasserman of Newtown, who escaped Nazi Germany as a girl, has died at the age of 91.
A date has been set for the Connecticut General Assembly to respond to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s nine vetoes, but no decision has been made on whether to override any of them.
Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has signed a revised state budget into law, acknowledging he’d like to see at least one more change.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut lawmakers are considering some late changes to the Democratic budget that drew strong criticism from major state employers. But the General Assembly’s Republicans were unimpressed. Sen. Scott Frantz said the […]
Connecticut business groups continued to put pressure on state lawmakers Monday to roll back proposed tax increases, pointing out how states are actively trying to take advantage of the situation and lure away businesses.
Despite Wednesday’s adjournment of the regular legislative session, lawmakers are expected to return to the Capitol, possibly in about two weeks, to finish voting on several bills including two that spell out details of the two-year, $40.3 billion Democratic budget.
The Connecticut Senate unanimously passed legislation that brings more oversight of hospital sales and adds consumer protections such as notices of costs for nonemergency services.
Connecticut lawmakers were expected to vote Monday on a two-year, $40 billion Democratic budget plan that’s being met with strong resistance from Republicans, who predict the proposed tax increases will hurt all taxpayers and encourage businesses to flee the state.
Connecticut legislators and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy reached a tentative deal on a two-year, $40 billion budget early Sunday.