Work as a DEEP Lifeguard this Summer

June 9, 2022

Are you or someone you know looking for a good-paying summer job? The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection recently announced that starting pay for lifeguards increased to $19 per hour, with a salary range of $19 to $21 per hour!

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Applications Open for Child Tax Payments

June 1, 2022

Applications for the Child Tax Payments that was included as part of a historic $600 million in tax cuts in our 2022 state budget are now open through July 31, 2022 - recipients will receive funds beginning in late August.

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Baby Formula Shortage and Helpful Resources

May 19, 2022

The Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH) is utilizing numerous options to assist families across the state access baby formula during the nationwide shortage. The formula shortage started last fall due to supply chain issues resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. It was exacerbated in February when Abbott recalled powdered formula manufactured in its Michigan plant and temporarily shuttered it. 

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Historic Tax Relief for CT Residents

May 4, 2022

After months of negotiation and hearing input from residents across our state, I am happy to pass along great news. The House of Representatives and the Senate approved the $24 billion state budget proposal which provides $600 million in tax relief for working families. The budget cuts taxes more than any other Connecticut state budget in decades. 

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