McKinney says he's the only candidate with a plan
4:48 pm
Thu July 31, 2014

McKinney says he's got a plan to eliminate Conn income tax on those making $75,000 or less

Conn GOP gubernatorial primary candidate John McKinney announcing his tax plan on Main Street in Stratford, Conn, on Thursday July 31, 2014.
Conn GOP gubernatorial primary candidate John McKinney announcing his tax plan on Main Street in Stratford, Conn, on Thursday July 31, 2014.
Credit Ebong Udoma

One of two Republican candidates for Connecticut governor, state Senator John McKinney, is calling for a partial elimination of the state's personal income tax. McKinney said on Thursday that the plan would eliminate the tax on those earning $75,000 or less, beginning in 2017.