Malloy, Lawmakers To Meet On How To Fix Budget DeficitLegislative leaders are planning to meet with Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy to discuss how to handle a growing deficit in Connecticut's budget.
Lawmakers Consider Special Session To Address Cuts To Medicare Savings ProgramState lawmakers are planning a special session before the end of the year, to lessen the blow from cuts to a program that helps seniors afford Medicare health coverage.
Special Election Set For Jan. 9 In Bloomfield, Parts of WindsorGov. Dannel P. Malloy has set a special election for an open seat in the Connecticut House of Representatives.
State Budget Approved By House With Veto-proof MajorityThe bipartisan proposal was worked out by top Democratic and Republican lawmakers.
Lawmakers Move Closer Toward State Budget VoteThe General Assembly's Finance Revenue and Bonding Committee on Wednesday approved the plan's estimated revenues. The Senate is expected to begin debating the bill later in the evening.
Malloy: No Budget Document, No MeetingGov. Dannel P. Malloy says he won't meet with legislative leaders to discuss their tentative budget framework until they have a document for him to review.
Malloy Proposes 4th State BudgetGovernor Dannel Malloy has unveiled yet another proposed state budget, one he says is a "lean, no-frills, no nonsense" package.
Legislative Leaders Hope To Give Draft Budget Soon To MalloyDemocratic and Republican legislative leaders say they could soon have a draft state budget plan for Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy to review.
New Laws On Sexting, Hate Crimes Take Effect On SundayNew laws taking effect in Connecticut will reduce penalties for ``sexting'' by children; increase sentences for certain hate crimes and impose new fines for calling police or fire departments to false alarms.
Vote On Long-overdue State Budget Expected TodayThe state has already gone more than two months without a formal budget plan.
General Assembly Republicans Unveil Latest Budget ProposalGeneral Assembly Republicans today released a new version of their state budget proposal.
Two Weeks To Vote: Lawmakers Negotiate Overdue BudgetState lawmakers were back at the capitol again today, for another round of talks on the overdue state budget.