Here's some good news about Connecticut's fiscal picture.
Despite the pervasive narrative that Connecticut is bad for business, we rank high in some key metrics. While the pandemic has hit all states and most business sectors extraordinarily hard, it's important to recognize glimmers of hope when we see them. Here are four:
As an American who has lived through the assassinations of JFK, RFK and MLK, the Civil Rights era, Kent State, the Vietnam War and all the wars that followed, 9-11 and numerous economic meltdowns, I have never in my life been so heartbroken and worried for my fellow citizens.
As Connecticut begins to reopen and we approach the summer months, we're all going to want to get outside and enjoy the warmer weather. However, we must do so responsibly and in a way that ensures everyone's health and safety.