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Malloy Administration Prepares For Concessions Vote Results

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s budget director is asking Connecticut agency heads to prepare for various outcomes from the second vote by union workers on a labor savings and concessions agreement.


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Malloy Administration: No Union Side Deals

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s administration is fighting a rumor among some state workers, saying it’s untrue they’ve reached an alleged special deal with the Connecticut state police union.


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Malloy: Time Running Out On Talks

Governor Gov. Dannel Malloy says closed-door talks with state employee union leaders about labor savings are taking much longer than they should.


Governor Dan Malloy signs the state budget in 2011. (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo)

Union Concessions Could Prevent Some – Not All – Proposed Budget Cuts

Governor Dannel Malloy says most of the deep budget cuts he presented to lawmakers last week can be avoided if a labor savings agreement is ratified — but he says some of the proposed spending reductions will remain in place.



Malloy Aide To Talk With Unions About Rules

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says he’s directing his chief labor negotiator to reach out to the state employee unions and discuss how they plan to change their process for approving a labor savings and concessions agreement.


Governor Dannel Malloy removes a hard hat after meeting with construction workers at the site of New Britain's new police station. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Malloy Noncommittal About More Union Talks

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says his administration has not yet agreed to a request from state employee union leaders to restart talks after a union savings and concessions deal failed.


State employee union spokespeople Matt O'Connor and Larry Dorman outside the state capitol. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer

State Employee Unions Expected To Unveil Proposal To Head Off Layoffs

Leaders of Connecticut’s state employee unions expect to unveil plans to attempt to stop the layoffs of at least 6,600 workers whose jobs may be in jeopardy after a labor savings deal was defeated.


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Malloy Given Latitude to Cut Budget

By SUSAN HAIGH, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut lawmakers, hours into the new fiscal year early Friday morning, voted to give Gov. Dannel P. Malloy more budget-cutting authority to balance the state’s new, […]


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Malloy Trying To Reduce Layoff Numbers

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says he is trying to reduce the number of layoffs needed to close a budget gap after a labor savings deal was rejected by state employees.



Vote Kills Concessions Package

A union vote has struck down the labor concessions package that was supposed to balance Connecticut’s two-year, $40.1 billion state budget.