Some state commissioners are recommending fewer-than-expected layoffs in their budget-cutting plans after a labor-savings and concessions deal with labor unions has failed.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says his administration has not yet agreed to a request from state employee union leaders to restart talks after a union savings and concessions deal failed.
By SUSAN HAIGH, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut lawmakers, hours into the new fiscal year early Friday morning, voted to give Gov. Dannel P. Malloy more budget-cutting authority to balance the state’s new, […]
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says he is trying to reduce the number of layoffs needed to close a budget gap after a labor savings deal was rejected by state employees.
Leaders of Connecticut state employee unions say they’ll be discussing what to do next after a labor savings deal that would have prevented 7,500 layoffs was rejected by rank-and-file workers.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s administration has so far officially informed 182 Connecticut state employees they will lose their jobs on July 1 if a labor savings deal is not reached with union leaders and ratified by rank-and-file members.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says his administration needs to begin the process of laying off thousands of Connecticut state employees because a two-year, $2 billion labor savings deal has not yet been reached with unionized workers.
An alternate budget prepared for Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy calls for the elimination of 4,700 state positions and suggests more than $1.2 billion in possible cuts to state programs he can choose from, including aid to local governments.
Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is delaying plans to begin issuing layoff notices this week to about 4,000 workers.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says his administration is looking into which state employees could soon receive layoff notices, preparing for the possibility that a deal over labor savings can’t be reached with unions.