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 […]
State Comptroller Kevin Lembo says current projections put the sate with a $60 million deficit this budget year
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.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy called on state lawmakers Wednesday to help him create an economic revival in Connecticut, creating more jobs and overhauling the state’s public school system, including teacher tenure.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s office said Wednesday that 1,851 layoff notices have gone out, up from 1,523 last week. Few workers have actually lost their jobs.
Residents and local officials are pulling together to try to spare two historic Connecticut River ferries that are on the state’s chopping block.
We are now learning more about the tentative deal struck last week between state union leaders and Governor Malloy’s administration.
State employee union leaders say they still plan to keep talking with Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s negotiators even though the first of 4,742 layoff notices are being issued.
Gov. Dannel Malloy says he’s still hopeful a labor savings deal can be reached with the state employee unions, even though time is quickly running out for an agreement.
The coalition of 15 state employee unions says it has been informed by Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s administration that layoffs will not be issued until at least Tuesday morning.