Access Health CT – Open Enrollment Extension Fair in Torrington

Posted on January 3, 2020 by Greg MacKinnon


Access Health CT Open Enrollment has been EXTENDED until January 15, 2020.

An open enrollment fair will be held on Monday, January 13, 2020. Details are below:

Torrington Elks Lodge #372
70 Litchfield Street, Torrington
5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Get one-on-one help completing your enrollment application. Ask questions and understand next steps from an Enrollment Specialist. Certified Brokers will also be available to assist in plan selection. Customers can also bring verification documents for help scanning

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New Year, New Laws

Posted on December 30, 2019 by Greg MacKinnon


I want to wish you and your families a safe and happy New Year! With 2019 coming to an end, you should be aware of new taxes and laws that will be going into effect on January 1, 2020.

These new taxes, which I opposed when they came up for debate earlier in the year, include:

  • Dry Cleaning – Existing state sales tax rate will be expanded to dry cleaning services & laundry services
  • Parking – Existing state sales tax rate will be expanded to parking fees
  • Interior Design Service – Existing state sales

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Capitol Update: Town Aid Held Up, New Taxes Effective Jan. 1st

Posted on December 12, 2019 by Greg MacKinnon


To the Editor,

Snow is flying, but the governor has yet to release much needed Town Aid Road (TAR) dollars. This bond allocation serves as a critical resource for our towns to offset snow removal costs. The governor and legislative Democrats have refused to release this money to all 169 cities and towns across Connecticut. Meanwhile, next week the legislature is being called in for a special session to address outstanding bills that will help our state’s hospitals and restaurants. In January, we

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