The two Democratic-controlled budget committees have approved an approximate two-year, $40 billion budget compromise they reached with their party’s governor.
The Democratic-controlled tax-writing committee has approved about $1.5 billion in tax increases for next fiscal year.
The Democratic-controlled tax-writing committee has defeated the minority Republicans’ proposal to balance Connecticut’s budget without raising taxes.
Governor Malloy continued his town-hall tour of Connecticut as he continues to pitch his budget and tax plan.
The first of Governor Malloy’s stops across the state to pitch his state budget took him to Bridgeport.