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Hartford Gets a Bailout From the State
March 23, 2018

Hartford Gets a Bailout From the State

More than half-a-billion dollars in taxpayer money will go to paying off Hartford's debts.

Double Standard? After Uproar Over Conservative Speaker, Nothing for Ex-Communist Davis
February 5, 2018

Double Standard? After Uproar Over Conservative Speaker, Nothing for Ex-Communist Davis

The University of Hartford (UHart) is not in the news, despite a recent event with a former communist on campus.

Report: CT Dem Considering Gas Tax Hike
January 23, 2018

Report: CT Dem Considering Gas Tax Hike

An East Hartford-based Democrat wants to raise Connecticut's gas tax in 2018.

As State Spends Big on It, Hartford’s XL Center Looks for a Buyer
December 4, 2017

As State Spends Big on It, Hartford’s XL Center Looks for a Buyer

Without a sale, state officials will have a costly decision to make.

House Approves Two-Year, $41.3B Budget, By 126-23 Vote
October 26, 2017

House Approves Two-Year, $41.3B Budget, By 126-23 Vote

State legislators have rallied behind the budget, which raises taxes and fees, makes small cuts to municipal aid, and introduces structural changes.

Deal or No Deal? Leaders Announce Bipartisan Budget, But Votes Still to Come
October 19, 2017

Deal or No Deal? Leaders Announce Bipartisan Budget, But Votes Still to Come

Four legislative leaders announced a deal on a two-year budget on Wednesday. Now, the long road to votes – and, perhaps, another Dan Malloy veto – awaits.

Moody’s: 26 CT Cities/Towns Facing Downgrades, 25 Assigned “Negative” Outlook
October 17, 2017

Moody’s: 26 CT Cities/Towns Facing Downgrades, 25 Assigned “Negative” Outlook

The 'good' news, according to Moody's? Towns and cities can raise property taxes by "unlimited" amounts!

CT’s Budget Crisis Leads to Alarm Bells on Wall Street
October 16, 2017

CT’s Budget Crisis Leads to Alarm Bells on Wall Street

S&P, Moody's, and Fitch have all warned about the long-term impact of Connecticut's budget crisis in recent weeks.

Malloy Vetoed The Bipartisan Budget
September 28, 2017

Malloy Vetoed The Bipartisan Budget

Malloy has hammered the GOP budget since it was passed.

Bankruptcy Hartford’s Best Option?
September 27, 2017

Bankruptcy Hartford’s Best Option?

In 2016, Greater Hartford's GDP remained flat - an economic reality thats unlikely to change anytime soon.