More state employees let go in budget battle

Officials say more state employees have lost their jobs in an effort to balance Connecticut's budget. A total of 89 UConn Health Center workers got

A total of 89 UConn Health Center workers got pink slips yesterday.

A total of 89 UConn Health Center workers got pink slips yesterday. (4/19/16)

HARTFORD - Officials say more state employees have lost their jobs in an effort to balance Connecticut's budget.

A total of 89 UConn Health Center workers got pink slips yesterday.

Those employees were part of the Department of Correction's inmate medical program.

That brings the total number of employees laid off to 351. 

More layoffs are expected.

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