State Senate passes budget plan

The state Senate has passed a two-year, $40.1 billion budget proposal.The plan from Gov. Dannel Malloy is expected to tackle the state's $3.3 billion deficit.The

HARTFORD - The state Senate has passed a two-year, $40.1 billion budget proposal.

The plan from Gov. Dannel Malloy is expected to tackle the state's $3.3 billion deficit.

The bill now moves to the House this afternoon where it's expected to pass.

GOP lawmakers say raising taxes right now is a big mistake.

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