**It’s official: No Ban on Gas-Powered Vehicles!**

Posted on November 28, 2023


Thanks to YOU participating in our survey and contacting members of the Regulations Review Committee, the governor’s proposal to ban the sale of gas-powered vehicles by 2035 was officially withdrawn last night!

➡The Next Steps: Although this version of the proposal has been withdrawn, a revised version of this mandate is likely to return in the future. I look forward to keeping you updated on the changes we may see and what YOU can do to ensure our state promotes affordability, consumer choice, and

**Announcement: Shelton Awarded State Arts Grants**

Posted on November 27, 2023


(SHELTON) — Recently, the Connecticut Department of Economic & Community Development’s (DECD) Office of the Arts announced a total of $1,050,000 in state arts grants for CT arts organizations and municipalities. In their announcement, three arts organizations in Shelton received roughly $14,000 in separate grants to support theater, town events, and other relevant programs.

The following Shelton-based art organizations were awarded grants from the Supporting Arts Grant Program:

Perillo Scores 100% with Pro-Business Voting Record

Posted on October 30, 2023


(HARTFORD) — On Monday, the Connecticut Business and Industry Association (CBIA) released their 2023 Legislative Voting Records grading General Assembly members on their support for key bills that promote local business, economic development, and a positive post-pandemic recovery. In their records, State Representative Jason Perillo (R-113) received a perfect score, demonstrating his commitment to business owners and our workforce throughout Connecticut.

“I am grateful to once again receive a 100%