CT's highest in the nation debt service and retiree benefit costs are driving ongoing deficits and lagging job growth. Read the full entry to learn more.
Here are some of the session's most important policy developments, including what was good, what was bad, and and what was just plain ugly (spoiler alert: it's the budget).
Violent crime in Connecticut has remained relatively stable over the last ten years in spite of a nationwide decline, and has actually increased slightly since 2010
|April 2014||Change from previous month||CT Year-over-year growth rate||USA Year-over-year growth rate.|
|Non-Farm Employment (Business Survey)||1,660,200||+2,200||+0.42%||+1.74%|
|Residents Employed (Household Survey)||1,740,100||+5,800||+1.14%||+1.39%|