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.
Non-Essential State Employees Told To Stay Home Tuesday Governor Malloy has ordered state employees whose positions are classified as "non-essentiaL" to stay home for a second straight day on Tuesday.
Governor's Office Updates Status Of Fraud Investigation Involving State Workers After StormGovernor Malloy's office has released the latest numbers of state employees who have been fired, or who resigned or retired in the investigation of fraudulent applications in a federal aid program following Tropical Storm Irene.
Proposal Would Expand Pharmacy Options For State WorkersConnecticut lawmakers are taking a look at legislation to expand pharmacy options for state employees.
State Employee Fraud Investigation GrowsThe number of state employees being investigated for possible fraud in applications for federal food aid after Tropical Storm Irene now stands at 34.
State Employees To Report Monday Unless Workplaces Are ClosedGovernor Malloy says all state employees should report to work Monday -- except in some specific cases.
Hearing On Concessions Complaint ContinuedSeveral dozen state union members and their supporters rallied outside the Wethersfield office of the Department of Labor where a closed-door hearing was held on a complaint against the ratification process for state employee concessions aimed at heading off layoffs.
State Union Seek "Messengers" On Concessions Package Union leaders are turning to rank-and-file members to help persuade their colleagues to vote ``yes'' in the second vote on a labor concessions agreement.