State expected to have budget deficit

Connecticut officials are expecting the state to end the fiscal year with a multimillion-dollar deficit. Officials say the $18 billion general fund may have a

Officials say the $18 billion general fund may have a $7.1 million dollar deficit by the end of June.

Officials say the $18 billion general fund may have a $7.1 million dollar deficit by the end of June. (1/21/16)

HARTFORD - Connecticut officials are expecting the state to end the fiscal year with a multimillion-dollar deficit.

Officials say the $18 billion general fund may have a $7.1 million deficit by the end of June.

Recent state estimates show revenues are down $26.8 million.

Officials say the loss will be partially offset by $19.7 million worth of savings from reduced spending.

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