Speaker Predicts Legalized Pot Will Come Up In Budget TalksBills legalizing recreational use of marijuana didn't clear any legislative committees this session, but that doesn't mean the issue is entirely dead.
Direct Wine Sales, Beer Machines Among Host Of Alcohol Bills
Casino Proposal To Be Heard MondayLawmakers will hear about a proposal that could lead to someone else developing a new Connecticut casino besides the federally recognized tribes.
Lawmakers Question Bill To Authorize Police To See Gun PermitsState lawmakers today heard comment for and against a proposal to allow police officers to require people carrying guns to show their permits.
Lawmakers Debate TollsAt a public hearing today, state lawmakers debated whether to put automated tolls on Connecticut highways.
Governor Unveils New Opioid Abuse LegislationGov. Dannel P. Malloy is offering a new round of legislation aimed at fighting opioid abuse and overdoses in Connecticut.
2017 Legislative Session UnderwayThe 2017 session of the Connecticut General Assembly has officially started.
Connecticut Lawmakers Return For Another Tough Budget YearConnecticut lawmakers are preparing to return to the state Capitol for another legislative session that is expected to be overshadowed by the state's continued financial challenges.
Connecticut Senate President To Get Kidney TransplantConnecticut Senate President Pro Tempore Martin Looney is getting a new kidney.
Veteran Lawmaker Boukus Dead At 73Democratic State Representative Betty Boukus, who spent 22 years in the legislature, has died.
Special Session Set On Sikorsky DealGov. Dannel P. Malloy is calling Connecticut legislators back into session to approve a $220 million agreement that commits Sikorsky Aircraft to keeping its headquarters in the state.
Fewer Women In Office Than Men In ConnecticutLike much of the country, women in Connecticut lag behind men when it comes to elected representation in city halls, state legislature and Congress.