Governor Lamont Announces Proposal for Using American Rescue Plan Funds To Rebuild Connecticut’s Workforce

[ad_1] Governor Lamont’s proposal includes: — $95,500,000 to reskill and upskill 9,000 displaced workers through sector-based training programs; — $2,000,000 to provide job training and educational support to 1,000 currently or previously incarcerated youth and adults so they can find high-quality jobs aligned to the needs of employers; —$2,000,000 to provide employment opportunities to 1,000 at-risk and disengaged youth during and beyond the summer; and —$3,700,000 to extend the operating…

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[ad_1] How can we defend the fact that a Prius in Bridgeport has higher taxes paid upon it than a Mercedes in Greenwich? Today, I encouraged my colleagues to eliminate the inefficient and unequal property tax on motor vehicles. [fb_vid autoplay= “true” id=”837724723619031″] [ad_2] Original Facebook Post

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What Georgia’s Voting Law Really Does

[ad_1] https://www.nytimes.com/2021/04/02/us/politics/georgia-voting-law-annotated.html What Georgia’s Voting Law Really Does The New York Times analyzed the state’s new 98-page voting law and identified 16 key provisions that will limit ballot access, potentially confuse voters and give more power to Republican lawmakers. [ad_2] Original Facebook Post

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