State projecting $365 million budget deficit

Gov. Dannel Malloy says the state's budget deficit is projected to be around $365 million. He is warning that "painful choices" and spending cuts will

Gov. Malloy is warning that there will be

Gov. Malloy is warning that there will be spending cuts to close the gap.

HARTFORD - Gov. Dannel Malloy says the state's budget deficit is projected to be around $365 million.

He is warning that "painful choices" and spending cuts will be necessary to help cover that.

However, he pledged to balance the budget without raising taxes.

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