The General Assembly’s tax committee is expected to vote on a Democratic plan that would increase personal income tax rates for high-earners and extend Connecticut’s sales tax to more services, including accounting and engineering.
Leaders of small towns and the Connecticut State Police Union are voicing opposition to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s proposal to require communities to pick up the full cost of the resident state trooper program.
As the number of inmates declines, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is proposing to shut a Connecticut prison.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – UConn President Susan Herbst says the governor’s proposed $40 million cut in annual state aid to her school would lead to staff cuts, unpaid furloughs and the closing of some departments […]
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s budget chief says he plans to adhere to his boss’ campaign promise not to raise taxes in Connecticut’s new two-year state budget.
State Comptroller Kevin Lembo is projecting a $300,000 surplus for the state for Fiscal Year 2015.
Governor Dannel Malloy has signed the state budget.
State lawmakers reached a midnight deadline on Wednesday to close out an election-year legislative session marked by disagreement over whether Connecticut’s economy is finally improving after the recession.
Connecticut lawmakers were tying up loose ends Tuesday on a new state budget, with the General Assembly passing a $953 million bonding package that includes millions of dollars for pre-kindergarten classrooms, drinking water projects and preservation of a 1,000-acre forest.
According to new numbers from the state comptroller, Connecticut’s surplus for the current fiscal year stands at almost $246-million.