Testimony Submitted By Carol Platt Liebau, President of the Yankee Institute for Public Policy, to the Appropriations Committee on the 2017 Budget Revisions February 16, 2016 Good evening Senator Bye, Representative Walker, Senator Kane and
Last week, Yankee Institute President Carol Platt Liebau sent a letter to Gov. Malloy and lawmakers to offer support for many of their cost-cutting ideas. PDF Version: Budget Ideas from the Yankee Institute Dear Governor Malloy
This week Gov. Dannel Malloy announced that he will invite Democratic and Republican legislative leadership to bipartisan budget talks, to try to come up with ways to cut government spending. This is a positive step,
Check out Raising Hale -- there's an eyebrow-raising report on how, thanks to the First Five (the state's primary economic development program under Governor Malloy's leadership), taxpayers have ended up subsidizing shorter commutes for five CEO's.
State, SEIU can't force workers to pay EAST HARTFORD - Harris v. Quinn, one of the Supreme Court decisions announced earlier today, has distinct implications for Connecticut workers. In that case, the justices ruled that
What a difference a few months can make! At the outset of this legislative year, Governor Malloy bubbled with optimism. There was going to be a big $506 million surplus, we were told -- enough to