Governor Dannel Malloy

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Malloy Elevates Deputy Chief Of Staff To Top Job

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is promoting his deputy chief of staff to his administration’s top job.


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Malloy: It’s “Too Early To Tell” If Pay Raises Will Be Nixed

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says it’s “a little early to tell” whether a reduction in a state salary account will lead to state employees foregoing future pay raises.


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Malloy Offers Budget Tweaks

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Governor Dannel Malloy is proposing some tweaks to the budget passed last week. During a morning briefing at the state Capitol, the governor proposed maintaining the Computer and Data Processing Tax […]


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Malloy Talks Up State Tourism

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says the state’s marketing efforts have boosted tourism, but he’s avoided discussing details on how budget talks may ultimately affect state spending on tourism. Malloy spoke […]


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Rally For Charter Schools At The State Capitol

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Large numbers of charter school advocates are expected to rally at the Connecticut state Capitol to urge lawmakers to approve funding to expand charter school seats. The Coalition for Every Child, […]


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Crackdown On Speeding Will Be Regionwide

WINDSOR, Conn. (AP) – State police across New England are launching the region’s first coordinated crackdown on speeding. Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is scheduled to announce the effort Monday with highway safety officials and […]


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Legislative Committee Advances Its Budget Plan

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The Democratic-controlled budget-writing committee in Connecticut is rebuffing many of the Democratic governor’s proposed budget cuts. The Appropriations Committee voted 33-to-24 on Monday in favor of an alternative two-year, $40.5 billion […]


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Study: Millions Generated By Tourism In Connecticut

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – An economic impact study on tourism in Connecticut shows the industry generated $14 billion for the state’s economy in 2013. That’s a three-percent rise from the year prior. The study also […]


Mohegan Tribal Council Chairman Kevin Brown holds a map showing the gambling business at stake from the Hartford area north, if a new casino opens in the Springfield area. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Report Says New Casinos Would Siphon Millions Of Dollars From State

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – A consultant hired by two Connecticut tribes says that new facilities planned in New York and Massachusetts could siphon away $570 million annually in gambling revenue from the state’s industry by […]


Governor Dannel Malloy. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Malloy To Lawmakers: Face Budget Facts

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says state legislators need to stop complaining about the spending cuts in his proposed budget and face facts there are limited options given Connecticut’s constitutional cap […]