State Senator Questions Legality of Gov. Malloy's Executive OrderThe Republican leader in the state Senate is questioning the legality of Governor Dannel P. Malloy's revised executive order that dramatically shifts how state education aid is distributed.
Malloy Plan Would Eliminate School Aid To 85 DistrictsGov. Dannel P. Malloy's new spending plan would eliminate state education aid to 85 school districts and cut school aid to another 54 cities and towns, if the state budget impasse isn't resolved by next month.
Democrat Leaders Moving Forward With State Budget Proposal, Sales Tax IncreaseDemocratic legislative leaders say they're moving toward a state budget agreement that would increase the sales tax, but by less than what House Democrats proposed back in June.
United Technologies CEO Greg Hayes Among Those Who Quit Trump Business CouncilUnited Technologies C.E.O. Greg Hayes was among the executives who resigned from President Trump's business council following the president's remarks blaming both sides for the deadly violence at the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville.
Likely Governor Candidate Recovering After Brain SurgeryDanbury Mayor Mark Boughton-- a likely Republican candidate for governor-- has been released from the hospital after having surgery to remove a benign cyst in his brain.
Home Of Former Trump Campaign Chair RaidedA spokesman for President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, says that FBI agents served a search warrant at one of his homes.
State Senate GOP Leader Won't Run For GovernorSenate Republican Leader Len Fasano is announcing he'll not be a candidate for governor next year.
Trump Warns North Korea Over NukesPresident Donald Trump says that North Korea "had best not make any more threats to the United States" or "they will be met with fire and fury like the world has never seen."
Larson Floats $1 Trillion Infrastructure Plan, Carbon TaxFirst-district Democratic Congressman John Larson is proposing a $1 trillion national infrastructure plan to upgrade the nation's roads, bridges, rails, airports, and other assets over the next decade.
CCM Director: Sales Tax Hike Should Benefit MunicipalitiesThe executive director of the Connecticut Conference of Municipalities says a sales tax hike like the one pitched in a proposed state budget by House Democrats won't work.
Budget Impasse Prompts School Delays, Layoffs And CutbacksWith no state budget in sight and the first day of school just around the corner, local education officials are making big cost-saving moves and hoping more won't be necessary.
Trump Raps Blumenthal As Phony 'Con Artist'President Donald Trump on Monday lashed out at Democratic Sen. Richard Blumenthal, calling him a "phony Vietnam con artist.''