My work in Hartford continues to be focused on bringing fiscal stability and financial viability to all in our state. I’ll start with the good news.
The governor and legislative leaders of both parties worked together on a solution to the longstanding insolvency of the Connecticut Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund. While not a sexy topic, it has been critically important to resolve the ongoing crisis. This fund has been insolvent the last 48 out of 50 years forcing Connecticut to borrow money from the federal government to keep it solvent.