Rally for an Affordable Connecticut – Find a Rally Near You!

June 14, 2022

Connecticut Senate and House Republican lawmakers are calling for a special legislative session focused on making Connecticut more affordable as residents struggle with rising inflation.

We must put tax dollars back in residents’ pockets at a time when they are in pain and facing historic burdens that are crushing family budgets.

Our $746 million relief plan includes:
  • Lower 5% income tax rate to 4% for singles earning less than $75,000 and for couples below $175,000
  • Dedicate $42.5 million for energy assistance for families in need
  • Suspend diesel tax
  • Sales tax cut from 6.35% to 5.99% and suspend prepared meals tax through end of the year
  • Repeal highway use tax scheduled to take effect Jan. 1