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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

Dannel Malloy (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo)

State Education Grant To Grow

The governor’s budget address will be aired live on WTIC-AM 1080, and streamed on WTIC.com shortly after noon.

02/05/2013

Governor Dan Malloy signs the state budget in 2011. (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo)

State Budget Presention In the Works

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s budget director is making changes to how the new state budget will be presented.

01/30/2013

State Capitol  Courtesy state of CT

Lawmakers Kick Off 2013 General Assembly Session

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut lawmakers are back in Hartford for a new session of the General Assembly that promises to focus on a sizeable budget deficit and a legislative response to the Sandy Hook […]

01/09/2013

State Capitol (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo)

State Medicaid Spending Up, Sales Tax Revenues Less Than Projected

State Comptroller Kevin Lembo says current projections put the sate with a $60 million deficit this budget year

11/01/2012

(credit: www.cga.ct.gov/capitoltours)

OFA Estimates $161M State Budget Deficit

In its monthly state budget projection, the General Assembly’s nonpartisan Office of Fiscal Analysis projects the state will end the fiscal year on June 30 with a deficit of $161 million.

02/25/2012

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