Posted on August 25, 2022
I, and my Republican colleagues, continue to raise concerns about the financial pressure residents face as the cost of home heating skyrockets. As of Aug. 15, 2022 the average price for home heating oil in Connecticut was $4.57. A year ago, that average was $2.74. In 2020, the average was $2.02.
We proposed a plan to use some of the state’s significant surplus funds to expand the state’s Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, in order to assist more people with home heating assistance. But that…