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The governor's budget chief Ben Barnes, left, in a file photo at the state Capitol. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Malloy Budget Chief Sticking To No Tax Hike Pledge

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.

11/13/2014

Money Roll

Comptroller Projects $300,000 Surplus

State Comptroller Kevin Lembo is projecting a $300,000 surplus for the state for Fiscal Year 2015.

09/02/2014

A plastic bag of glass eels. (AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA)

Governor Signs Budget, Spares Eels

Governor Dannel Malloy has signed the state budget.

05/30/2014

CT state capitol

Connecticut Lawmakers Wrap Up Legislative Session

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.

05/08/2014

CT state capitol

State Lawmakers Work Against Clock To Finish Budget-related Bills

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.

05/07/2014

Cash. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Projected State Surplus Grows

According to new numbers from the state comptroller, Connecticut’s surplus for the current fiscal year stands at almost $246-million.

12/02/2013

(Courtesy Department of Social Services)

2013 Surplus Put At $312 Million As Revenue Continues To Come In

State Comptroller Kevin Lembo is predicting a state surplus of more than $312 million for the fiscal year which ended June 30.

08/01/2013

Governor Dannel Malloy (Courtesy House Democrats)

Malloy Signs State Budget Into Law

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has signed a new, two-year $44 billion budget into law, saying the plan contains no new taxes.

06/19/2013

Hall of the House of Representatives. (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo)

State Lawmakers Tackle Budget-related Bills

Connecticut lawmakers are taking up bills that spell out details of the new two-year, $44 billion state budget bill that awaits Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s signature.

06/05/2013

Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy. (Christopher Capozziello/Getty Images)

Malloy: Outline Of $43.8 Billion State Budget In Place

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Mallloy says he and legislative leaders have agreed to an outline for a state budget that he says does not impose new taxes but may extend taxes set to expire.

05/28/2013

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