Terry Backer
At the Capitol:
Legislative Office Building, Room 2102
Hartford, CT 06106-1591
(860) 240-8585 | 1-800-842-8267
Terry.Backer@cga.ct.gov

Current News & Issues

August 28, 2014
GOV. MALLOY ANNOUNCES UNPRECEDENTED INVESTMENT IN BROWNFIELD REMEDIATION PROJECTS AROUND THE STATE
Rep. Backer Pleased Stratford Will Receive $2,850,000. READ MORE

August 26, 2014
APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE FOR PLATFORM TO EMPLOYMENT, HELPING THE LONG-TERM UNEMPLOYED RETURN TO WORK
Rep. Backer Encourages Participation. For more info, visit www.platformtoemployment.com
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July 30, 2014
REP. BACKER ENCOURAGES STRATFORD SHORELINE HOMEOWNERS AND BUSINESSES TO PREPARE FOR FUTURE SEVERE WEATHER AND FLOODING
“Shore Up CT” Provides Low-Interest Loans to Elevate Homes and Businesses – Apply Now at www.ShoreUpCT.org. READ MORE

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July 29, 2014
REP. BACKER ANNOUNCES INVESTMENT IN STRATFORD
State bonding for Stratford School for Aviation Maintenance and Stratford Academy. READ MORE

July 24, 2014
NOAA GRANT TO HELP CLEAR STORM DEBRIS FROM STRATFORD SHORELINE
Rep. Backer Pleased Decision Includes Tidal Marshes. READ MORE

June 1, 2014
GOV. MALLOY ANNOUNCES FEDERAL FUNDING TO ASSIST DISASTER RECOVERY EFFORTS
FOR STRATFORD

Rep. Backer welcomes $100,000 for infrastructure and planning as a result of Superstorm Sandy damage. READ MORE

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In the wake of the Peak Oil & Natural Gas Forum held in November 2007, Representative Terry Backer has taken the lead to further investigate this issue and has recently been appointed as Co-Chairman of the 2008 Energy Scarcity & Security Task Force. The first meeting convened Wednesday, August 13, 2008. The following information provides insight into the group's efforts to remedy a very serious and growing problem surrounding petroleum and natural gas issues and the current fuel crisis.

MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE
Representative Terry Backer (Co-Chair)
Senator Bob Duff (Co-Chair)
Senator Gail Slossberg
Representative Sean Williams
Julie Cammarata
Lise Dondy
Dan DeBicella
Tracy Babbidge


Scarcity And Security RFP Overview

Peak Oil Production And The Implications To The State of Connecticut
Addendum - Tar Sands And Shale Oil
Report to Legislative Leaders and the Governor, December 2007

Peak Oil Production And The Implications To The State of Connecticut
Report to Legislative Leaders and the Governor, November 2007