Dannel Malloy

Johnathon Henninger

With two weeks to go until Christmas, it remains uncertain whether Connecticut lawmakers will be back in Hartford before the end of the year to fix a looming deficit in the state budget they passed in October.

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The Connecticut budget that was passed in October is headed for a $208 million dollar deficit by the end of the 2018 fiscal year. That’s according to a projection released on Friday by State Comptroller Kevin Lembo.

Jessica Hill / AP

Legislative leaders in Connecticut are to meet this week to discuss the state’s continued fiscal problems despite having recently passed a bipartisan budget.  

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Connecticut's state budget debate is over...at least for now. On Wednesday Connecticut’s House of Representatives passed fixes to the state budget that were approved by the State Senate on Tuesday.

Jessica Hill / AP

Connecticut lawmakers are expected to return to Hartford this week to take action on some fixes to the new $41 billion two-year state budget they passed last month.