State House Approves Budget8 Democrats joined Republicans opposition
House Expected To Hold Budget Vote Today Connecticut lawmakers are expected to vote on the latest version of a two-year Democratic budget proposal that received some last-minute changes after several major employers publicly balked at the tax increases.
Judge Blocks Hartford City Council From Removing Registrars Of Voters A judge has halted the Hartford City Council's efforts to remove the city's registrars of voters after polling place problems during November's election.
Light Primary Turnout Reported State and local elections officials are reporting light turnout for Connecticut's primary, where Republicans are choosing their gubernatorial nominee and voters from both major parties are picking their candidates for state legislative races.
Elections Commission Refers State Rep's Case To ProsecutorsThe Connecticut Elections Enforcement Commission is referring a case involving whether state Rep. Christine Ayala fraudulently voted to the Chief State's Attorney's office for a criminal investigation
Town Voters Accept $50M For New Sandy Hook School Newtown voters have accepted a $50 million grant from the state of Connecticut to build a new Sandy Hook Elementary School, the site of last year's school massacre.
Should School Officials Be Able To Use Notification Systems To Remind Parents To Vote? Stonington officials have joined local education officials urging repeal of a state law forbidding school officials from using their notification system to remind parents to vote in budget referendums.
Whoops -- Wrong Info On BillboardsBillboards promoting Detroit's upcoming general election offered up some erroneous information about when to go to the polls.
Special Election Tuesday In Tolland, Willington, AshfordVoters in Tolland, Willington and Ashford will be heading to the polls to pick a new state representative.
State's Voters Will Consider Constitutional Amendment On Early VotingWhen Connecticut voters go to the polls next year to choose their next governor, they'll also be asked to decide whether the state's constitution should be amended to empower the General Assembly to enact some form of early voting.
Gun Bill Passes State SenateThe state Senate voted 26-10 to approve wide-ranging legislation in response to last year's deadly school shooting in Newtown, including gun control measures that ban the sale of large-capacity ammunition magazines and 100 weapons that previously had been legal.
Legislature Will Consider Whether State Should Support Direct Presidential VotingA hearing at the state capitol Monday seeks to put Connecticut on the record with other states calling for a national popular vote for president.