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Relief for residents

Connecticut House Minority Leader Vincent Candelora, R-North Branford, speaks during the opening session at the State Capitol, on Jan. 6, 2021, in Hartford.
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Connecticut House Minority Leader Vincent Candelora, R-North Branford, speaks during the opening session at the State Capitol, on Jan. 6, 2021, in Hartford.

Connecticut Republicans are focused on extending the gas tax, and funding state relief programs. The state’s largest utility companies will assist with ratepayer relief. Five New Haven officers have been arrested after a man in custody became paralyzed. And there’s a significant turnover of personnel at the state General Assembly.

Sabrina is host and producer of WSHU’s daily podcast After All Things. She also produces the climate podcast Higher Ground and other long-form news and music programs at the station. Sabrina spent two years as a WSHU fellow, working as a reporter and assisting with production of The Full Story.