Friday Facts

Friday Facts – February 22, 2019

Governor Lamont Presents his Budget to General Assembly Not A lot to Like for Retailers or Consumers Other News and Notes from the State Capitol Legislative Committee to hold Conference Call Next Week Retail News and Notes On Wednesday of this week, Governor Lamont...

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Friday Facts – February 1, 2019

Governor’s Trial Balloon on Food Taxes Crashes Big Issues not ready Just Yet Lamont Announces Big Appointment Retail News and Notes Governor Lamont made his opening move in the upcoming budget debate as he is preparing to offer his first two year budget to the General...

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Friday Facts – January 25, 2019

Quite Week at the Capitol Looney’s Tax Plan, Tolls and Notes from the State Capitol Lamont Administration Continues to Fill Jobs Legislative Committee Reminder Retail News and Notes It was sort of a quite week at the Capitol for Legislators due to the short week. Most...

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Friday Facts – January 18,2019

Special Session to deal with Governor Lamont’s loan program set for Tuesday The Big 5 Issues this Session Committees Gearing Up Budget Numbers Looking Better Links to Live By Earlier this week Governor Lamont introduced an idea that the State of CT would offer loans...

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Friday Facts – January 11, 2019

New Governor Lamont Sworn In Legislature Goes Back into Session CRMA Legislative Committee Update Get Involved in CRMA Links to Live By On Wednesday of this week, Connecticut’s newest Governor, Ned Lamont, took the oath of office to become the 89th Governor in...

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Friday Facts – November 9, 2018

A Blue Wave Hits CT Democrat Ned Lamont Wins Governor’s Race Senate D’s Win Big House D’s Expand Their Majority Get Involved in CRMA Today! Election Links to Live By While there may be some debate as to whether a “Blue Wave” hit the rest of the country, there is no...

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Friday Facts – June 22, 2018

US Supreme Court Overturns Quill Major Victory for Brick and Mortar Retailers Reaction from Washington and CT What’s next? Links to Live By Look out for the Tuesday Ticket We are thrilled to report today that the long awaited decision by the United States Supreme...

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Friday Facts – June 15, 2018

CT Job Number’s See Uptick in May All Aboard! News from the Campaign Trail Member Services Update   Here is some good news: The CT Department of Labor released the May job numbers yesterday and we actually added 4,100 new jobs. And while the numbers offset the...

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Friday Facts – June 8, 2018

Greetings from New Haven With legislature done for the year, it becomes campaign season. Member Services Update 2018 Retail of the Year   It has been a little while since we last reached out to you our loyal readers, but we are back with our weekly Friday Facts,...

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Friday Facts – March 2, 2018

Fiscal Stability Commission Releases Recommendations News and Notes from the State Capitol The List of Those Not Running Again Keeps Growing Links to Live By As part of last year’s budget negotiations, a special advisory panel was established to look into...

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