Unfortunately I am writing to you today during challenging times, as we stand on the edge of potential federal government shutdown. Although most likely temporary, a government shut down would be damaging to our economy, national security, and a host of federal government programs.
The application period for the 2023-2024 winter season of the Connecticut Energy Assistance Program (CEAP) is now open. CEAP provides vulnerable state homeowners and renters with crucial support for the associated costs of heating their homes.
The start of the academic school year is here, and Fall is not far behind!
Fall is a season of positive transformation. Much like the growth and development we witness in our young scholars. The vibrant colors of autumn remind us that change can be necessary and beautiful.
During session, we successfully passed legislation that protects and supports individuals in the state who are in the twilight years of their life. Unfortunately, as the elderly population steadily rises, scam attempts against that community also increases. To help shield our older residents from being victimized, we passed PA 23-161, AN ACT CONCERNING FINANCIAL EXPLOITATION OF SENIOR CITIZENS.