TORRINGTON – “I am thankful and humbled to have been selected by the Mayor of Torrington to be a member of her leaders collaborative. The city is currently navigating through a very competitive and highly sought after Mayoral Challenge that is being sponsored nationwide by Bloomberg Philanthropies,” said Rep. Ohler.
I was able to get my hands on a letter that was recently sent out by Governor Malloy. He sent the attached letter to his budget secretary in the Office of Policy and Management, Ben Barnes. It explains that the governor feels it’s necessary to now seriously consider making further cuts to municipal aid.
To the Editor,
On Tuesday, my caucus and I provided a comprehensive budget presentation. It was an open presentation to all legislators in the building, Senators, Representatives, Democrats, and Republicans, designed to illustrate the ideas we put forth to reverse the state’s fiscal decline. It is obvious to the most casual observer that these concepts are ready for a vote. All proposal documents can be reviewed at www.cthousegop.com/budget/.