Summer is coming to a close and kids will soon be heading back to school. To help working families prepare – and save – Connecticut offers its annual Sales Tax Free Week. From Sunday, August 18 through Saturday, August 24, you can save on clothing and footwear - and send your kids back to school in style!
The State Department of Transportation has agreed to hold a local Informational Forum to address the stagnant construction and lack of progress on the Route 37 project. Please join us Tuesday, July 30, from 5:30pm at the Midtown Student Center – Room 202 at Western Connecticut State University.
I am proud and excited to have helped push HB 7152, a priority for Governor Lamont, establishing a Council on 5G Technology that would pave the way for this emerging technology, through the finish line in the House chamber. Taking this proactive role towards creating the necessary framework for the 5G spectrum is certainly a step in the right direction.
The House passed a budget which is responsible, stable, and funds the Rainy Day Fund at historic levels.
The House of Representatives gave its approval today, to a renewable energy measure expected to position the state as a leader in green technology. The legislation, HB 7156, An Act Concerning The Procurement Of Energy Derived From Offshore Wind, would authorize the procurement of energy derived from offshore wind and ultimately transform the state’s net zero carbon energy portfolio into a new maritime industry.