Amid the COVID-19 pandemic and daily information on cases and outcomes, we are finally seeing some steady progress towards re-opening. Thanks to the social distancing measures we put in place and most everyone's cooperation and compliance, we have seen a daily decline in hospitalizations across the state. As a result, Governor Lamont announced the state will begin a cautious, phased-in re-opening beginning on May 20th.
Congress passed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, and it was signed into law by President Trump on Friday.
To help Connecticut residents understand the details of the bill and how it can potentially provide assistance during the COVID-19 crisis, Senator Chris Murphy's office has compiled a list of frequently asked questions.
I was featured on this past Sunday's episode of Face the State with Dennis House. I joined State Rep. Vincent Candelora of the 86th Assembly District to discuss some issues the General Assembly could take up during the 2020 legislative session.