Lawmakers Send Budget Fixes To Governor, But Issues RemainConnecticut's state budget debate is over -- at least for now.
Democrat Leaders Moving Forward With State Budget Proposal, Sales Tax IncreaseDemocratic legislative leaders say they're moving toward a state budget agreement that would increase the sales tax, but by less than what House Democrats proposed back in June.
State Lawmakers Pass Powder Alcohol BanThe ban passed the Connecticut House of Representatives 143-2 on Monday;offenders would face fines ranging from $100 to $1,000.
House Passes Bill To Legalize Mixed Martial ArtsState lawmakers are moving forward with a proposal to lift the state's ban on mixed martial arts, as the House of Representatives passes a bill that would legalize and regulate the sport.
Higher Minimum Wage Passes HouseBy a tally of 88-to-62, the Connecticut House of Representatives has passsed a scaled-back version of bill increasing Connecticut's minimum wage.