Conservative Caucus Wants Connecticut Legislators and Businesses Involved in Plan to Reopen the State

Posted on April 17, 2020 by jpheasant


In an April 14, 2020 letter to Governor Lamont, the legislature’s Conservative Caucus questioned the detrimental impact his COVID-19-related Executive Orders (EOs) are having on the social and economic fabric of our state. They argued that Connecticut legislators, business leaders and health care professionals must be part of any group formed to determine the process and timing of reopening our schools and businesses.

The Conservative Caucus believes the Governor’s “one-size-fits-all” policy of arbitrarily

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CT Recovery Bridge Loan Program for Small Businesses

Posted on March 27, 2020 by jpheasant


Zero interest loans now available to small business owners who have been negatively affected by the coronavirus.

The Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD) Recovery Bridge Loan Program website is now accepting applications.

As with any government program restrictions apply, so please be sure to read the fine print before applying.

What is the Recovery Bridge Loan Program?

The Connecticut Recovery Bridge Loan program is designed to provide emergency cash flow relief to

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Essential Businesses and Gov. Lamont’s Executive Order

Posted on March 23, 2020 by jpheasant


Here is the latest update on Gov. Lamont’s decision to close “non-essential” businesses as a strategy to help stop the spread of COVID-19.

The governor’s order goes into effect Monday, March 23rd at 8:00 p.m. The Department of Economic & Community Development officials released official guidance designed to give business owners, their employees, and residents a better understanding of what is deemed “essential.”

Click here to view the document.

I wanted to remind you that critical businesses such

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