Posted on January 9, 2019 by Greg MacKinnon


HARTFORD – State Representative Jay Case (R-Winsted) was sworn into his fourth term as state representative. Rep. Case will continue to represent the 63rd Assembly District, which is comprised of Colebrook, Goshen, Torrington, and Winchester.

“I look forward to continuing my service to the residents of the 63rd District.  It is my goal in Hartford to address our state’s struggling economy and to stabilize the state budget so that our state’s businesses and families have the confidence to grow and prosper in our local communities.  I will be working with colleagues from both sides of the political aisle to craft common sense public policy,” stated Rep. Case.

The legislature will be in-session for a five-month period, adjourning on Wednesday, June 5.


Case Earns AARP’s Capitol Caregiver Honors

Posted on January 3, 2019 by Greg MacKinnon


HARTFORD – State Representative Jay Case (R-Winsted) earned the AARP Capitol Caregiver award for his work on the Money Follows the Person (MFP) program in the 2018 Legislative Session.  MFP is designed to provide Connecticut residents with long-term care options through a transparent process.

According to AARP, Case earned the Capitol Caregiver honors because he was integral to the expansion of MFP, ensuring senior residents in the Northwest Corner and throughout the State of Connecticut will have greater consumer autonomy and confidence.

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New Year, New Laws

Posted on January 1, 2019 by Greg MacKinnon


New legislation effective dates are typically January 1st, July 1st, and October 1st throughout the calendar year. With 2018 coming to an end, a number of new laws took effect January 1, 2019.

These new laws may have an impact on you, your business, or our community. I have highlighted some noteworthy new laws below and encourage you to take a look at the full list, which can be accessed by clicking here. Please contact me with any questions or clarifications regarding the implementation of these new laws.

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