House sets special session on budget shortfall for Dec. 19. Who’ll play Santa/Grinch?

“It’s beginning to look a lot like” a special legislative session to deal with the current $365 million to $417 million shortfall in the current budget, depending on whose numbers you’re using. So lame ducks in the House will be flocking on December 19. Senate hasn’t decided yet, but either the 19th or the 20th […] [Read More]
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Auditors: State Police have “consistently” overstaffed security at Bradley Airport by $8.5 million

State Auditors John Geragosian and Robert Ward this morning released a brief-but-scalding audit of Bradley International Airport, where troopers from the former Troop W (now consolidated with Hartford’s barracks) were assigned to assist in security. In addition to blowing through their security budget, Troop W also took money from the General Fund totaling $8.4 million […] [Read More]