economy

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On the campaign trail, President-elect Donald Trump promised to run government like a business and slash "excessive regulations." Yet, he also promised to resurrect one of the biggest bank regulations in modern history: The Glass-Steagall Act of 1933.

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Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy has signed a bill to keep the Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation in the state until 2032. The bill gives the maker of the Black Hawk helicopter $220 million in state incentives and in return, the company has pledged to build a new line of helicopters for the U.S. military at its Stratford plant.  

Nassau Financial Board: County Must Cut Deficit

Oct 17, 2016

The Nassau Interim Finance Authority, or NIFA, says Nassau needs to cut its projected 2017 budget deficit from $100 million to $60 million or it will impose its own cuts.

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A new United Way of Connecticut economic report shows the state’s median income is on the rise and poverty levels are decreasing.

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Although two-thirds of Connecticut businesses showed a profit last year, fewer than half plan to make job-creating investments in the state, according to a recent survey from the state’s largest business group, the Connecticut Business and Industry Association.

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