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Dissatisfaction With Malloy, Life In Connecticut Hit Record Lows in Poll

Dissatisfaction With Malloy, Life In Connecticut Hit Record Lows in Poll

HARTFORD — Voters' approval of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and satisfaction with the way things are going in Connecticut both hit record lows in a painful poll released Wednesday, a blunt report card coming out amid state layoffs, cutbacks in services and worry that businesses and wealthy taxpayers are moving out.

Of the voters surveyed, 68 percent said they disapprove of the job Malloy is doing, one of the lowest approval ratings ever recorded for a governor in any of the nine states surveyed by the Quinnipiac University Poll.

A combined 72 percent of respondents said they were either "somewhat dissatisfied" or "very dissatisfied" with the way things...

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