Public Hearing Scheduled for Insurance Rate Increases

Posted on August 2, 2022


HARTFORD – As you may have heard, insurance companies have proposed increasing rates in Connecticut in 2023 for individual and small group markets by an average of more than 20%. These rate increases would impact more than 200,000 people statewide.

And if you haven’t already heard, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care has also decided to leave the Connecticut market.

The Connecticut Insurance Department has scheduled a hybrid public meeting for Monday, August 15 at 9 a.m. Members of the public can attend

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Republican Legislative Leaders Renew Calls to Hold Public Hearing at State Capitol on Proposed Health Insurance Rate Increases

Posted on July 15, 2022


HARTFORD – Connecticut Senate and House Republican Leaders are renewing their calls for a public hearing at the state Capitol on the proposed health insurance rate filings for the 2023 individual and small group markets, which include proposed rate increases averaging over 20%.

On Monday, Connecticut Republicans wrote to legislative leaders, Governor Lamont, and Insurance Department Commissioner Mais calling on them to hold a public hearing at the State Capitol complex on the proposed health insurance

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Co-Chairs of the Waterbury Rail Line Caucus Applaud Expansion of Service on the New Haven and Waterbury Branch Lines

Posted on July 13, 2022


WATERBURY – State Representative Rosa Rebimbas (R-Naugatuck) joined Sen. Joan Hartley (D-Waterbury) and Rep. Geraldo Reyes (D-Waterbury) in support of the addition of six new express trains on the New Haven Branch Line and seven new weekday trains on the Waterbury Branch Line.

The expanded service, which began Monday, is expected to add convenience and efficiency for commuters in Waterbury and the Naugatuck Valley who are traveling to New York City, as well as other destinations. Adding trains to

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