Lawmakers decline to take action during veto session

Connecticut lawmakers declined to attempt any overrides of Gov. Dannel Malloy's vetoes during a scheduled veto session today. Gov. Dannel Malloy has vetoed 8 bills

HARTFORD - Connecticut lawmakers declined to attempt any overrides of Gov. Dannel Malloy's vetoes during a scheduled veto session today.

Gov. Dannel Malloy has vetoed eight bills this year.

He's also signed 327 into law.

Senate Majority Leader Martin Looney of New Haven said he expects some of the issues that Malloy vetoed will be revisited when the next regular session of the General Assembly convenes in February.

AP Wire Services were used in this report.

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