state budget

Advocates: Latest Human Services Budget Cuts Are CallousNonprofit human service agencies and a top Connecticut lawmaker say they're dismayed by Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's recent budget cuts and warn these latest reductions will harm vulnerable people who need services such as mental health treatment and homeless shelters.
Connecticut Hospital Execs Call For Special Session On Cuts
Malloy Signs Revised Connecticut Budget Into LawConnecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has signed a revised state budget into law, acknowledging he'd like to see at least one more change.
Lawmakers Consider Late Budget Changes, GOP Not Impressed
Malloy Wants To Scale Back Some Proposed Tax Changes
Malloy Offers Budget Tweaks
Connecticut Democrats Stand By Business Tax Changes
GE Looks At Leaving Connecticut In Response To Higher TaxesThe chief executive officer of General Electric Co. has told employees the company has begun looking at the possibility of relocating its Fairfield headquarters in response to the Connecticut legislature's adoption of a two-year budget that again raises business taxes.
Lawmakers To Vote On Democratic Budget That Increases TaxesConnecticut lawmakers were expected to vote Monday on a two-year, $40 billion Democratic budget plan that's being met with strong resistance from Republicans, who predict the proposed tax increases will hurt all taxpayers and encourage businesses to flee the state.
Panel To Consider Plan That Increases State TaxesThe 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.
Opposition Grows For Plan To Shift Resident Trooper CostsLeaders 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.
With Fewer Inmates, Malloy Budget Proposes Closing PrisonAs the number of inmates declines, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is proposing to shut a Connecticut prison.