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The book is meant to address the situation where people tend to "focus on what’s happening at the national level, less so on the state level, and almost not at all locally," Gary Rose says.
Generational poverty in Connecticut continues “irrespective of race or ZIP code," Shawn Wooden says.
As Gov. Ned Lamont promised, there are no new major tax increases.
“The more people who are attracted to what we’re trying to do will help us with our further development plans in the future," says Greenwich Communities CEO and Executive Director Anthony Johnson.
If the bill is passed, Connecticut would become only the second state to have such legislation.
The trust fund has been insolvent for 48 of the last 50 years.
The seat became vacant when Rep. J.P. Sredzinski (R) resigned suddenly in February.
“I remain humbled by, and grateful for, the responsibility you have granted me," Marpe told voters in the statement announcing his decision.
“If we want effective, efficient government, then zoning has to be in the hands of the towns,” says State Rep. Kimberly Fiorello (R-Greenwich).
In addition, State Rep. Jason Perillo (R-Shelton) was fined $10,000 for making a "disallowed" contribution to Obsitnik's campaign via FixCT.
Although one supporter calls Lamont's bill “as tightly written as I have ever seen,” others say it does not go far enough in making the playing field equitable -- and other opponents object to legalizing marijuana at all.
Fox News and MSNBC provide “different realities and different sets of facts” to their loyal viewers, the Congressman told the Norwalk Chamber of Commerce.
Her victory in the 27th District brings the Democratic majority in the Senate to 24-12.
Facing off to replace Leone in the 27th Senate district are State Rep. Pat Billie Miller (D-145th) and Joshua Esses (R), an attorney with international law firm Proskauer Rose LLP, based in New York City.