When will we reach the tipping point and lose all of our financial sector to Florida?
The 2% grocery tax fell flat, so the legislature is now imposing a 7.35% tax on certain foods at the grocery store.
State income tax makes people move out.
Property tax rate: FL 9.8 mills, CT 20.7 mills. Median cost of a house: FL $179K, CT $270K.
Moving nearly 150 Connecticut jobs to Richmond, Virginia or Jacksonville, Florida.
When will Hartford listen?
CT DOT will no longer report $250 million in transportation spending as “administrative costs” and instead report it as “Expenditures for Non-Transportation Services.”
Pro Toll advocates, Berritt and Goldrick, have been relentless in their attack of toll opponents. Now they are now targeting those Hartford democratic legislators they…
Legislature expects “mansion tax” to raise $6.3M; same group expects plastic bag tax to raise $27M.
For the year, Connecticut is down 0.2% while Massachusetts is at 0.8% job growth and the U.S. overall is at 0.8% growth.
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