CT Essential Politics – Monday 12.10.12

About CTEssentialPolitics.com Op-ed, Analysis and Blogs Malloy Issues Deficit Reduction Framework – Christine Stuart, CTNJ Lembo Opposes New Taxes To Erase Deficit – Dennis House, Hartfordite GOP Hand Needed With CT’s Grim Finances – Kevin Rennie, Courant Get Ready For Draconian Cuts, Layoffs – Patrick Scully, Hanging Shad GOP Weighs Giving Cover To Dem Gov – Mark Pazniokas, CT Mirror OnRead More

CT Essential Politics – Friday 12.07.12

About CTEssentialPolitics.com Op-ed, Analysis and Blogs Are Tax Rises Really Out Of The Question? – Keith Phaneuf, CT Mirror Carstensen: ‘It Was A Bipartisan Failiure’ – Hugh McQuaid, CTNJ Towns Fear Ripple Effect Of Budget Crisis – Dirk Perrefort, Hearst CT Cooking The Books On CT’s Budget – Don Pesci, Red Notes Voters Divided Over Ayala’s Fitness For Office –Read More

CT Essential Politics – Thursday 12.06.12

About CTEssentialPolitics.com Op-ed, Analysis and Blogs More $ Transferred To Cover State’s Obligations – Christine Stuart, CTNJ Prominent Democrats Urge Ayala To Resign – Brian Lockhart, Hearst CT Budget Cuts Stall Plan To Hire More Faculty – J.R. Thomas, CT Mirror Judge: Evidence Of ‘Systemic Failure’ At DSS – Arielle Becker, CT Mirror Judge Grants Injunction – Christine Stuart, CTNJ CT Legislative OfficeRead More

CT Essential Politics – Wednesday 12.05.12

About CTEssentialPolitics.com Op-ed, Analysis and Blogs State Gets OK For $550m Loan To Pay Bills – Keith Phaneuf, CT Mirror Line Of Credit Will Be Tapped Only If Needed – Daniela Altimari, Courant Request Prompted By ‘Negative Balance’ – Christine Stuart, CTNJ Malloy: Anyone Can Hire An Econ To Say Anything – My Left Nutmeg Are Malloy’s Reelection ChancesRead More

CT Essential Politics – Tuesday 12.04.12

About CTEssentialPolitics.com Op-ed, Analysis and Blogs Woops: Deficit Hits $415m – Keith Phaneuf, CT Mirror New Estimate Sparks Political Strife – Jon Lender, Courant Roy: We Disagree With Lembo’s Numbers – Christine Stuart, CTNJ Malloy & His Handlers Refuse To Come Clean – Jon Pelto, Wait, What? Roy vs. Rob: Twitter Trash Talk Over Budget – Rick Green, Courant FromRead More

CT Essential Politics – Monday 12.03.12

About CTEssentialPolitics.com Op-ed, Analysis and Blogs Elusive State Budget Changes Almost Daily – Keith Phaneuf, CT Mirror Water Into Wine; Deficits Into Surpluses – Jonathan Pelto, Wait, What? The End Of Shared Sacrifice? – Susan Bigelow, CTNJ The View From Greenwich: Breaking News On Taxes – Chris Fountain Foley vs. Malloy 2014? – Christine Stuart, CTNJ State Dems: Foley = Romney –Read More

CT Essential Politics – Friday 11.30.12

About CTEssentialPolitics.com Op-ed, Analysis and Blogs Pressed On Left And Right, A Governor Plunges Ahead – CT Mirror Malloy Misleads On Budget ‘Cuts’ – Jonathan Pelto, Wait, What? What’s With This Fiscal Cliff? – CT Office Of Legislative Research Malloy Admin On Rec Pot Use: Not Here – Daniela Altimari, Courant Joe-verload: Joe Lieberman’s Farewell Tour – Terry Cowgill CTNJRead More

CT Essential Politics – Thursday 11.29.12

About CTEssentialPolitics.com Op-ed, Analysis and Blogs Malloy Rescinds $170m – Stuart & McQuaid, CTNJ Cuts To Social Services, Colleges – Keith Phaneuf, CT Mirror 275 Programs In 35 Departments Affected – Chris Keating, Courant On Taxes, Does No Mean Yes? – Don Pesci, Red Notes From A Blue State Malloy’s Plan: Disproportionate Cuts To Higher Ed – Jonathan Pelto Will RepublicansRead More

CT Essential Politics – Wednesday 11.28.12

About CTEssentialPolitics.com Op-ed, Analysis and Blogs Malloy To Announce $150m In Immediate Cuts – Daniela Altimari, Courant Budget Chief Won’t Be Nailed Down On Taxes – Keith Phaneuf, CT Mirror Barnes Takes No Pleasure In Spending Cuts – Christine Stuart, CTNJ Budget Crisis 2013-16: Nowhere To Hide – Dan Haar, Courant The Budget Problem, In A Few Charts – Rick Green,Read More

CT Essential Politics – Tuesday 11.27.12

About CTEssentialPolitics.com Op-ed, Analysis and Blogs Malloy Still Mum On Budget Cut Details – Hugh McQuaid, CTNJ CT Charities Fret Over ‘Fiscal Cliff’ – Ana Radelat, CT Mirror 50 Most Influential People In CT – Hartford Magazine Watchdog Agency Chief Must Heed Evaluation – James H. Smith, Courant Malloy Will Have To Wait On Ed Funding Report – Christine Stuart, CTNJ SheffRead More