Extreme Cold Forecasted for Connecticut

February 1, 2023

In response to the freezing temperatures, the Governor has activated Connecticut's Severe Cold Weather protocol. This goes into effect at 12:00 PM on Thursday, February 2 and stays in effect until 12:00 PM on Sunday, February 5.

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Eversource and United Illuminating Rate Increases

November 21, 2022

I am sure we share the same concerns about Eversource and United Illuminating, the state's two main electric distribution companies, which both filed for new standard service supply rates with the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) that will increase rates by approximately 40%.

Once approved by PURA, these new rates will go into effect from January 1, 2023, through the first six months of the year.

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Honor the Fallen

October 18, 2022

The terrible tragedy in Bristol last week that left two police officers killed, and another with serious injuries, is a sobering reminder of the potential dangers that police officers face as they protect us every day. My heart goes out to the families, friends, and colleagues of these officers who gave their lives in the line of duty. I know that this is hitting all police officers in the area very hard. My thoughts are with them as well.

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Connecticut’s Free Community College Program Deadline Approaching

July 11, 2022
If you or someone you know is a recent high school graduate headed to college or university, I have some important information to share with you! The deadline to apply for financial aid through Connecticut's free community college program is fast approaching. Students looking to take advantage of the Pledge to Advance Connecticut (PACT) program are encouraged to apply by Friday, July 15.
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