Senate Democrats have led passage of legislation to give veteran-owned businesses additional bidding preferences under state contracting laws.

  • If Connecticut were a country it would be the 5th-most productive in the world
  • #3 Forbes ranking (2014) for overall quality of life due to low crime and poverty rates, a healthy populous and strong schools
  • Connecticut ranks fourth in the U.S. in average hourly wages as well as average weekly earnings
  • In proportion to the size of our economy, Connecticut has the second-lowest business taxes in the country
  • Connecticut ranks #1 as the healthiest state in the country
  • State government is shrinking with over 1,000 fewer employeesthan four years ago
  • The state’slong-term financial obligations have been reduced 8 percent

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School Improvement Projects in East Hartford

August 16, 2016 — Senator Larson tours several East Hartford schools and gets an update on a series of state-funded school construction projects that will improve educational experiences for local students and their families.

Mountain Ash Solar Farm in Norwich

August 10, 2016 — Senator Osten commemorates the ribbon cutting for the Mountain Ash Solar Garden in Norwich.

Helping Veterans Obtain Manufacturing Job Skills

August 2, 2016 — Senator Cassano discusses the state’s “Make It Here” program which helps veterans and unemployed residents learn skills for careers in advanced manufacturing.

Keeping the MxCC Meriden Center Open

July 20, 2016 — Senator Bartolomeo reminds parents and students that the downtown Meriden campus is open for learning this fall.

Supporting Connecticut’s Farms

July 15, 2016 — Senator Osten tours Olivia’s Garden in Columbia to highlight the state's support for Connecticut farmers who supply locally-grown produce for the community.