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November 2017

Impact of the Final FY 18-19 Budget on Children and Families

More than a hundred days after the new fiscal year began, legislators finally found sufficient common ground to pass a budget.

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Child Welfare, Early Care, Education, Family Economic Security, Health, Juvenile Justice
October 2017

The Governor's Budget Proposal: Revenues, Fixed Costs, and Municipal Aid

For more than 100 days, Connecticut has operated without a budget, and its children and families have suffered the consequences.

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax
October 2017

Implementing an Effective Spending Cap

While spending caps can be vital for preventing runaway spending in times of plenty, they can have a negative impact in times of slow growth if used to limit strategic investments necessary for lon

Issue Area:
Budget and Tax