Job growth in Connecticut is expected to reach 0.2 percent by the end of 2020, down from the state's 2019 job growth of 0.4 percent, according to a new study by Kiplinger that assessed state economic outlooks.
Connecticut would have adequate revenues to manage a moderate economic downturn without raising taxes or cutting services, according to a new analysis from Moody’s Analytics.
Connecticut finished 47th in a new study by the Tax Foundation showing which states are best at structuring their tax systems
Randy Edsall, head football coach at the University of Connecticut, earned $1.1 million in 2018, making Edsall the highest-paid public employee in VARIABLE 3 last year, according to a ranking by the website GOBankingRates.
Legislative appropriations for Connecticut arts agencies are projected to reach $5.2 million for fiscal year 2020, which equates to $1.46 per capita in the state, according to a report from the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies (NASAA).
2020 Connecticut state house candidate, Brian Farnen, (district 132), has committed support for term limits on Congress by signing the Term Limits Convention pledge.
No counties in the state are now under a Second Amendment sanctuary law or ordinance, according to updates from the website Gunrightswatch.com and media reports.
Borrowers in Connecticut who sought forgiveness of their student loans in the second quarter of 2019 numbered 1,181, according to a new state-by-state analysis by the U.S. Department of Education.
Federal agency research dollars going to Connecticut totaled $623.6 million in fiscal year 2018, according to a new analysis by the Research!America alliance.
The Corporation for Public Broadcasting allocated $2,491,223 in fiscal-year 2018 to support public television and radio in Connecticut, the 38th highest amount among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, CPB reported.
Connecticut two-year colleges charged students $4,400 in tuition and fees during the 2018-19 academic year, the 25th lowest cost among 49 states examined, the College Board said in a new report.
Each of the five U.S. House of Representatives members representing Connecticut draws an annual salary of $174,000, according to the Congressional Research Service.
Connecticut four-year public university tuition and fees went from $8,583 in 2004-05 to $13,664 in 2019-20, the 22nd largest increase among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, the College Board said in a new report.
State lawmakers in Connecticut now draw a base salary of $28,000 per year, in addition to travel outlays of 58 cents per mile, according to a recent study by the National Conference of State Legislatures.
Connecticut two-year college tuition and fees at public institutions went from $3,259 in 2004-05 to $4,505 in 2019-20, the 28th largest increase among 49 states studied, the College Board said in a new report.
The governor of Connecticut now draws a yearly salary of $150,000, the 20th highest salary among the governors of the 50 states, according to recently reported financial data and media reports.