Governor Dannel Malloy

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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 […]

04/15/2015

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 […]

04/06/2015

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 […]

04/02/2015

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Governor Orders Mid-Year Budget Cuts

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is ordering $13.7 million in additional mid-year budget cuts as Connecticut’s current fiscal year deficit continues to grow. The Democrat sent a letter Wednesday to the leaders […]

04/01/2015

Governor Malloy,  Budget Address (Courtesy CT-N)

Malloy To Attend Governor’s Association Meeting

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Fresh off his budget address to the legislature on Wednesday, Governor Dannel Malloy is off to Washington D.C. Malloy be in the nation’s capital attending the Winter Meeting of the National […]

02/19/2015

Sandy Hook Advisory Commission (Courtesy The Connecticut Network)

Governor’s Sandy Hook Commission Issues Recommendations

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – A panel created by Connecticut’s governor in the wake of the Newtown school shooting has issued a set of draft recommendations for improvements to school safety as well as changes to […]

02/12/2015

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Malloy: Thousands In State May Be Affected By Anthem Hack

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says there’s “no doubt” the personal information of thousands of Connecticut residents was compromised when hackers broke into the Anthem health insurance database. Anthem is the largest […]

02/05/2015

Tom Foley (Ryan Cosgrove/WTIC Photo)

Ex-GOP Gubernatorial Candidate To Fundraise

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Tom Foley, last year’s Republican candidate for governor, says he’s returning to fundraising. The Hartford Courant reports (http://cour.at/1KjFQFD ) that the Greenwich businessman was in Hartford recently to announce a new […]

02/02/2015

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Malloy Backs Proposal To Widen I-84

(Danbury, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Governor Dannel Malloy continued to talk up his vision today for the state’s future in the area of transportation. The governor was in Danbury, pitching a proposal to widen Interstate 84 […]

01/22/2015

File photo of a gate outside of a prison. (Photo by FRANK PERRY/AFP/GettyImages)

Governor Selects Correction Commissioner

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Governor Dannel Malloy has tapped a permanent correction commissioner. Scott Semple has been the acting commissioner for the Department of Correction since the retirement last year of James Dzurenda. Semple has […]

01/21/2015

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