GOP fails to override governor's budget veto; now is the time for a bipartisan agreement

October 4, 2017

After the state House of Representatives met Oct. 3 to consider overriding the veto of the GOP-backed budget, the Republicans refused to call the question for a vote. Now, it is time for us to work together and compromise with the governor and the Republicans to reach a bipartisan agreement on a final budget. To move Connecticut forward, we need to adopt a spending package that invests in our workforce, makes long-term structural changes, and provides municipalities with additional budget flexibility.

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The Republican budget would hurt people and our economy

October 2, 2017

The Republican budget would hurt people and our economy, devastate our cities, decimate our higher education system, and take money out of the pockets of working families. It deserved to be vetoed. We need a bipartisan solution; the partisan political posturing must end!

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Hurricane Relief For Puerto Rico

September 27, 2017

There will be fundraising efforts to help Puerto Rico in the aftermath of the Hurricanes throughout the state.

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Home Heating Assistance Available

September 7, 2017

Now is the time to start thinking about applying for heating assistance. We are only a month or so away from cold weather. If you are eligible for home heating assistance, this program is here to help you and your family stay warm.

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