Posted on May 5, 2018 by admin
Dear Friends and Neighbors,
There are only five days left in the 2018 Session, and we have a lot of work to do. With that said, I am happy to report that we made progress this week in the struggle to provide stability and sustainability to the State of Connecticut.
Revised Fiscal Year 2019 Budget Proposal
On Wednesday, Republican lawmakers released our second balanced budget proposal for FY 2019. Our plan does the following:
Toll Bill Blocked for this Session
After months of Republican opposition, the Speaker of the House has decided not to call for a vote on tolls because he no longer has the votes.
Tolls are just another tax on Connecticut residents, and I do not support their installation. With that said, I have no doubt that the majority party will attempt to revive the toll debate in the future, but we will be ready.
I will keep you updated as these final days of session unfold. Until then, please contact me at (800) 842-1423 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions or concerns regarding state government.
Rep. Livvy Floren, 149th district