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Yankee Institute Statement on the 2019 Budget

Yankee Institute Statement on the 2019 Budget

“We applaud Gov. Ned Lamont and the legislature on passage of a budget that does not contain a new capital gains or an income tax rate increase; does not force municipalities to pay for teacher pensions they could not control; removes a far-fetched provision for...

Union Bill Passes in the House of Representatives

Union Bill Passes in the House of Representatives

A watered-down version of a pro-union bill, which sought to give union leaders access to employee’s personal information and codify dues authorizations into state law, passed late Wednesday night in the House of Representatives. In an effort to avoid a long fight in...