Friday Facts

Friday Facts – June 22, 2018

US Supreme Court Overturns Quill Major Victory for Brick and Mortar Retailers Reaction from Washington and CT What’s next? Links to Live By Look out for the Tuesday Ticket We are thrilled to report today that the long awaited decision by the United States Supreme...

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Friday Facts – June 15, 2018

CT Job Number’s See Uptick in May All Aboard! News from the Campaign Trail Member Services Update   Here is some good news: The CT Department of Labor released the May job numbers yesterday and we actually added 4,100 new jobs. And while the numbers offset the number...

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Friday Facts – June 8, 2018

Greetings from New Haven With legislature done for the year, it becomes campaign season. Member Services Update 2018 Retail of the Year   It has been a little while since we last reached out to you our loyal readers, but we are back with our weekly Friday Facts, which...

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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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