Conn. budget en GOP leaders: Malloy's budget out of balance <p>GOP leaders in the Connecticut legislature criticized Governor Dannel Malloy’s budget projections on Monday. The Republican leaders said the numbers don’t add up in the governor ’s 2015 budget proposal.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 21:39:48 +0000 Ebong Udoma 14678 at Malloy proposes spending surplus on a modest tax refund <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 14pt; line-height: 150%;">Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy is proposing using some of the state’s projected budget surplus this year for a sales and gas tax refund. The governor’s refund proposal comes in an election year.</span></p><p style="line-height: 150%; background-position: initial initial; background-repeat: initial initial;"><span style="font-size:14.0pt; line-height:150%;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#333333"><o:p></o:p></span></p> Thu, 30 Jan 2014 22:19:10 +0000 Ebong Udoma 12093 at Malloy proposes spending surplus on a modest tax refund Conn. ends the 2013 fiscal year with a higher surplus than was expected <p>Its official, Connecticut ended the 2013 fiscal year in June with a higher surplus than had been projected. That's according to state Comptroller Kevin Lembo's letter to Gov. Dannel Malloy on Tuesday. The final audited statement for the fiscal year will be transmitted on December 31st.</p><p> Wed, 04 Sep 2013 14:47:38 +0000 Ebong Udoma 4589 at