Friday Facts

Friday Facts – March 2, 2018

Fiscal Stability Commission Releases Recommendations News and Notes from the State Capitol The List of Those Not Running Again Keeps Growing Links to Live By As part of last year’s budget negotiations, a special advisory panel was established to look into...

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Friday Facts – February 16, 2018

Legislature Picking up Steam Legislative Committees Hold Meetings to Raise Bills It is an Election Year Links to live by As we enter the second week of the short session, things are beginning to round into shape. We already know what’s on the Governor’s...

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Friday Facts – February 9, 2018

General Assembly Back in Session – Again Governor Malloy’s Last Opening Day Address CRMA Legislative Committee Gearing Up Save the Date for CRMA’s First Big Event of The Year On Wednesday of this week, the Connecticut General Assembly gaveled themselves...

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Friday Facts – October 27, 2017

Finally a State Budget is Passed Will the Governor sign it? No Sales Tax Increase for Retailers Links to Live By We are pleased to report in this week’s Friday Facts that Connecticut General Assembly has finally adopted a State Budget ending the longest...

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Friday Facts – September 22, 2017

CT Still Without a Budget Democratic Majority sends Republican Budget to Governor What’s next? Links to Live By CRMA Annual Awards Luncheon to Feature Two Key Legislators By now many of you may have heard the news that CT STILL DOES NOT HAVE A STATE...

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Friday Facts – August 4, 2017

Senate Approves Labor agreement with Lt. Gov. Casting Deciding Vote Sales Tax Increase Front and Center in Budget Debate Nominate a Retailer for Retailer of the Year Today Retail News and Notes As we expected on Monday the State Senate, thanks to a tie...

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Friday Facts – July 28, 2017

State House Approves Labor Pack and Overrides a Veto but Still No Budget State Senate to Meet Monday Malloy Looking Toward the Fall Save the Date Retail News and Notes The saga of the adoption of a new two year State Budget continued this week when the...

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Friday Facts – June 30, 2017

Budget Deadline Comes with No Action by Legislature Malloy Offers Mini Budget then Expresses his Frustration Legislators Pin Blame on House D’s who Offer their Own Budget Which Includes a Sales Tax Hike Links to Live By Retail News and Notes Yesterday was...

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Friday Facts – June 23, 2017

Legislature Working towards Budget with Key Deadline in Sight Sales Tax Hike in Play Malloy Set to Take Over Links to Live By Retail News and Notes As you know, the CT General Assembly adjourned its regular session without the adoption of a State Budget....

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Friday Facts – June 9, 2017

Legislature Adjourns Without Adopting a State Budget Special Session to Deal with Budget Other News and Notes from the State Capitol Links to Live By Save the Date for the Annual Awards Luncheon At the stroke of midnight on Wednesday, June 9th, the...

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