WHERE WE ARE NOW

Urban decay in Bridgeport, Connecticut

THE CONNECTICUT REALITY, TODAY WE...

  • Rank 45th in business climate
  • Rank 46th in state and local debt per resident
  • Rank 47th in public sector pension underfunding
  • Rank 48th in cost of electricity 
  • Rank 49th in overall tax burden 
  • Have 49% of CT residents who would rather live elsewhere
  • Rank 50th in strength of state finances

WHERE WE COULD BE

Harbor Plans for Stamford, Connecticut

THE CONNECTICUT THAT WE IMAGINE...

  • Grows the economy at the national average of 2.5%
  • Creates jobs and competes in the 21st century
  • Attracts and retains people to work and retire here
  • Allows our kids to affordably live and work here
  • Is economically secure and able to invest in the future
  • Solves its unfunded debt problems
  • Preserves and improves our quality of life