State Employee Layoff Number IncreasesDepartment of Social Services workers the latest to receive pink slips
Connecticut Comptroller Receives 360 Retirement ApplicationsSeveral hundred Connecticut state employees are applying to retire as a "substantial" number of layoffs loom.
Malloy: State Layoff Notices Expected In About 2 WeeksGov. Dannel P. Malloy says he expects layoff notices to Connecticut state employees to start being issued in about two weeks.
Malloy: No Early Retirement Incentive To Close DeficitGov. Dannel P. Malloy says state employees who are thinking about retiring from state service should do it now because they won't be offered any incentive programs.
Malloy Withdraws Approval To Fill Some Inactive State JobsDemocratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's budget director is taking back earlier approval given to Connecticut state agencies to fill some vacant positions.
State Unions Launch TV Ads To Address Job Cut ThreatOne of the largest state employee unions is launching a television ad campaign to address the threat of more than 1,000 job cuts amid Connecticut's budget shortfall.
Unions Concerned State Workers Targeted In Budget PlanAs Connecticut continues to grapple with budget challenges, state employees again find themselves in the sights of legislators and the governor as they try to save money.
Connecticut Would Be First State To Split Pension LiabilityConnecticut would be the first state to split its pension system into two funds in order to more easily pay off the unfunded liability, pension experts from Boston College said Tuesday.
Big State Settlement Approved In Rowland-era LayoffsA settlement in principle has been reached and approved by state employee unions, on complaints filed after then-governor John Rowland laid off more than 2,000 state employees.
Supreme Court Refuses To Hear Rowland Appeal In Union Layoff CaseThe Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from former Connecticut Gov. John G.Rowland over claims his administration violated state employees' constitutional rights when it laid off 2,800 workers based on their union membership in 2003.
State Appeals Ruling On Public Worker Layoffs To U.S. Supreme CourtConnecticut officials have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a court ruling that said former Gov. John G. Rowland's administration violated state employees' constitutional rights when it laid off 2,800 workers based on their union membership in 2003.
Cost-Of-Living Pay Raises July 1 For 2100 State Managers, AppointeesAbout 2,100 non-union state managers and about 90 appointees in Connecticut state government will soon get a pay raise.