HARTFORD - Gov. Dannel Malloy held a news conference Monday pushing for a so-called constitutional lockbox that would protect revenues in a new transportation fund.
Malloy says the amendment will prevent governors from using the fund's money for other projects.
He says improving Connecticut's infrastructure is crucial to the state's future.
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"We cannot afford to wait, we cannot defer hard decisions and we have a moral obligation to act if we are to grow our economy well into the next 20, 30 and 40 years," Malloy says.