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Deficit Grows; Malloy Touts Retiree SavingsConnecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's budget director is acknowledging the current fiscal year's budget deficit has grown by about $80 million, totaling nearly $142 million.
Bill Would Study "Pension Spiking"A legislative committee has forwarded a bill requiring a study of ``pension spiking'' among Connecticut state employees attempting to boost their retirement checks by accumulating overtime pay.
GOP Calls For End To Union Business On State PayrollConnecticut's legislative Republicans say taxpayers are paying $93 million a year for union officials to do union business on the job and the lawmakers want to end it.