Lawrence Cafero

Cash. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

State Leaders’ Financial Disclosures

Here are the financial disclosures of some of the most powerful people in state government.


Connecticut State Capitol (WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

Legislative Republicans Revise Their Budget Alternative

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The minority Republicans in Connecticut’s General Assembly are offering up ideas for trimming the new state budget, now that the projected surplus has plunged by $461.5 million. GOP lawmakers on Thursday […]



Lawmakers Want Hearings On UConn Policies On Sex Assaults

Republican legislative leaders are calling for hearings to review the University of Connecticut’s policies on preventing sexual assaults on campus. House Republican Leader Larry Cafero and Senate GOP Leader John McKinney say those hearings would […]


State Capitol in Hartford, CT

State Republicans Spar Again Over Ethics Proposals

A Connecticut Republican legislative leader rapped his party’s 2010 candidate for governor, saying he’s ignorant in his demand for ethical changes at the Capitol.


Governor Dannel Malloy (Courtesy House Democrats)

Governor’s 2 year Budget Totals 40.8 Billion Dollars

By SUSAN HAIGH  Associated press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Deep cuts to hospitals and changes in Medicaid eligibility are among the reductions Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is proposing in his new two-year budget, set to […]