… Money was raided and swept from other funds to cover operating deficits.
Why does this happen? Because the folks in charge of the purse strings at the state Capitol are addicted to spending your money.
The $573 million New Britain to Hartford busway is one example. So is the $600,000 that was spent on new legislative scoreboards.
For more on this story, visit: State Sen. Michael McLachlan: Not a good General Assembly session for state’s taxpayers – NewsTimes.