In our continuing, daily, state by state, look at the financial impact of the Waxman-Markey Cap and Trade Tax Bill, we will show you the projected losses in Gross State Product, Personal Income, and Non- Farm Jobs in Connecticut.
Detailed information on this and other energy taxes can be found in the Americans for Tax Reform Energy Tax Analysis, May 2009.
According to a study by Karen Campbell, Ph.D. and David Kreutzer, Ph.D. at the Heritage Foundation, Connecticut will suffer the following losses in 2012 as a result of Cap and Tax:
  •  A decline in Gross State Product of –$2,485,380,000
  • Total Personal Income Loss of –$3,342,300,000
  • Non-Farm Job losses of 20,121
Contact your Senators today and tell them to VOTE NO on the Waxman-Markey Energy Tax.
Senator Christopher J. Dodd: (202) 224-2823 
Senator Joseph I. Lieberman: (202) 224-4041