Fairfield is a wonderful town. It has given much to my family and me. So much so I felt compelled to give back by serving the town government for the past 22 years, including the past three years as town Selectman.
A bad budget deal with batches of tax increases, bureaucratic fees and bad news for businesses and taxpayers, thanks to the Connecticut deficit.
Since the gavel was struck at midnight on June 3 adjourning the session I’ve received an overwhelming amount of emails, phone calls from constituents outraged with a budget; that passed in the waning hours of session by a slim margin of three votes.
Today General Electric issued a statement announcing that they are seriously considering whether it makes any sense for it to stay in Connecticut.