Comptroller Kevin Lembo

  • Opinion: Data on Malloy’s first five is long overdue

    Sarah Darer Littman is an award-winning columnist and novelist of books for teens. A former securities analyst, she’s now an adjunct in the MFA program at WCSU (and as such is an AAUP member), and enjoys helping young people discover the power of finding their voice as an instructor at the Writopia Lab. At the…

  • Malloy vetoes Lembo’s bill calling for legislative evaluation of business incentive programs

    HARTFORD, Conn. – Gov. Dannel P. Malloy vetoed two more bills Thursday, including one that was passed on the last night of session and another that would give a legislative committee the ability to evaluate the state’s tax incentive program for recruiting and retaining businesses.

  • Lembo certifies 2014 surplus

    HARTFORD, Conn. – State Comptroller Kevin Lembo certified a $33.2 million surplus Tuesday, but warned that while the 2015 fiscal year officially begins today the final 2014 surplus won’t be determined until later this year after the books are audited. In his monthly letter to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, Lembo agreed with Malloy’s budget office…

  • Open Connecticut gets an upgrade

    HARTFORD, Conn. – Interested taxpayers can now get a fresh look at the state’s checkbook using a nightly-updated database that’s part of a recent overhaul to state Comptroller Kevin Lembo’s “Open Connecticut” website.