Rep. Serra Votes To Balance State Budget, Preserve Funds For Hospitals, Middletown

March 29, 2016

Rep. Joe Serra votes to approve a bipartisan agreement that restores funding to hospitals and balances the state budget without cutting municipal aid to Middletown.

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AIDS Project Greater Danbury

March 28, 2016

Rep. Bob Godfrey meets with representatives of the Aids Project Greater Danbury to discuss legislative issues. Founded in 1987, AIDS Project Greater Danbury advocates for and provides services to people living with HIV/AIDS as well as their families and loved ones while actively promoting AIDS education, prevention and awareness in western Connecticut and beyond.

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CT Funding For Hospice Care Facility OKd

March 24, 2016

A grant of $600,000 is approved for construction of a new Center for Hospice Care facility in Norwich. Rep. Emmett D. Riley says the grant is critical for bridging the funding gap for a project that is much needed in Norwich as well as in eastern Connecticut.

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The State Must Pay Hospitals

March 21, 2016

I wrote a letter to Governor Malloy urging him to pay hospitals what is owed to them. At the beginning of the month, the Malloy administration announced the suspension of about $140 million in payments to Connecticut’s hospitals due to a decrease in tax revenues.

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