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CT revenues take a tiny bump up as Malloy preps next budget

KEITH M. PHANEUF | Connecticut Mirror |

If the absence of bad news is good news, then Connecticut received the latter Tuesday when analysts released their latest revenue projections for the state budget.

Children's group says tax hikes must be part of CT budget fix

Keith M. Phaneuf | Connecticut Mirror |

A progressive children's advocacy group is calling for a major tax increase to help solve the state's latest budget crisis, outlining more than $3 billion in revenue-raising options.

Mohegan sees 5.9% Dec. slots bump

Patricia Daddona |

Mohegan Sun on Tuesday reported a 5.9 percent increase in slot revenue for the month of December.

$1.1M charitable award targets Greater Hartford homelessness

Patricia Daddona |

The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving is providing grants totaling more than $1.1 million to six nonprofits working to end homelessness in Greater Hartford.

In Darien, residents hope Trump will bring economic growth

Kyle Constable | Connecticut Mirror |

The second in a series of visits to Connecticut towns leading up to the inauguration.

Towns selected to host third casino have mixed reactions

Eric Bedner and Harlan Levy| Journal Inquirer |

As the joint venture formed by the state's two casino-owning tribes narrows its search to two communities for the site of a potential third casino in the state, some skepticism remains.

Moody's settles with AG, to pay Connecticut $31.5 million

Mark Pazniokas | Connecticut Mirror |

A lawsuit originated by the state attorney general's office in 2010 against one of the villains in “The Big Short,” the book-and-movie depiction of the factors behind the 2008 market...

Lockheed Martin CEO tells Trump deal is near on F-35s

Ana Radelat | Connecticut Mirror |

Donald Trump on Friday had a second meeting with Lockheed Martin CEO Marillyn Hewson, who told the president-elect her company is nearing a deal with the Pentagon on the price of the next batch of...

Study: Obamacare repeal would kill CT jobs

Matt Pilon |

Connecticut would lose approximately 36,000 jobs and billions of dollars worth of economic output if Congress eliminates the Affordable Care Act, as President-Elect Donald Trump has pledged to do,...

House Dems unveil economic development proposals

Greg Bordonaro | 2

Two leading Democrats in the state House Friday introduced 10 bills aimed at encouraging job growth and economic development, including measures that expand eligibility for the angel investor tax...

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