Tackling the opioid crisis together

August 31, 2017

As we continue to battle the opioid crisis that has taken hold of this state, we remember the lives that were lost to addiction on International Overdose Awareness Day, which was held Aug. 30 and Aug. 31. But we cannot fight this opioid epidemic alone. We all need to work together to prevent one less person from falling victim to addiction.

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Connecticut's business climate improves

July 27, 2017

Connecticut's business climate is improving. According to CNBC's Top States for Business 2017 survey, the Nutmeg State jumped 10 positions in just one year. Connecticut's gains are attributed to education and quality of workforce.

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Legislation that further addresses the opioid epidemic signed into law

July 10, 2017

This month, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy signed into law several pieces of legislation that will help improve the quality of life in Connecticut. Among the bills signed by the governor was House Bill 7052, which aims to address a growing public health issue in Connecticut.

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Providing relief for Gold Star families

June 6, 2017

The state House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved An Act Concerning a Municipal Option Property Tax Exemption for Gold Star Parents and Spouses. The legislation allows municipalities to provide a property tax exemption to a parent or surviving spouse of a service member killed in action.

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