Governor, Unions Reach Deal To Restructure Pension DebtGov. Dannel P. Malloy says he's reached an agreement with state employee union officials to restructure the state's pension payments to help avoid massive payments anticipated in the future.
Malloy, Lawmakers Say State Worker Layoffs Appear More LikelyConnecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and legislative leaders say large numbers of state employee layoffs appear more likely after the unions' umbrella organization declined to discuss possible pension and benefit concessions.
Connecticut Governor "Alarmed" By Unions' Stance On TalksConnecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's administration is ``alarmed, if not completely stunned'' by state employee union leaders' reasons for refusing to discuss possible changes to pensions and benefits.
Governor Malloy Discusses Looming State Employee LayoffsGovernor Dannel Malloy says state employee layoffs must occur before June 9 to have an effect on this fiscal year's state budget deficit.
Big State Settlement Approved In Rowland-era LayoffsA settlement in principle has been reached and approved by state employee unions, on complaints filed after then-governor John Rowland laid off more than 2,000 state employees.
AG Withdraws Appeal To High Court For Now Connecticut has withdrawn an appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court challenging a ruling that former Gov. John Rowland's administration violated the constitutional rights of 2,800 state employees it laid off in 2003, state Attorney General George Jepsen said Monday.
State Police Union Defeats Part Of Labor DealThe Connecticut State Police Union on Friday voted down a two-year wage freeze in a labor savings and concessions agreement, effectively exposing state troopers to layoffs.
Malloy Administration Details Next Steps In Employee Concessions DealGov. Dannel P. Malloy's budget director says most of the layoff notices already issued to Connecticut state employees will be suspended until Sept. 1, giving the legislature time to sign off on a newly ratified labor savings deal.
Unions Ratify ConcessionsLeaders of Connecticut's unionized state employees say rank-and-file members have voted to ratify a labor savings and concessions agreement.
Cheshire Prison Workers Back Concession PlanThree union locals that represent Connecticut Department of Correction officers have voted to ratify a labor-savings and concessions agreement, reversing their stance from the first round of voting.
State Employee Union Voting Ends Today Unionized state employees say they're optimistic that the second time will be the charm and their co-workers will ratify a labor savings and concessions agreement that will stop thousands of layoffs.
Malloy Administration Prepares For Concessions Vote ResultsGov. Dannel P. Malloy's budget director is asking Connecticut agency heads to prepare for various outcomes from the second vote by union workers on a labor savings and concessions agreement.