Governor's Press Releases

May 24, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 23, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 23, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Approval of First Permit for a Restaurant to Use a State Highway Right-Of-Way for Outdoor Dining
May 22, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 22, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces President Trump Has Ordered Flags Lowered Nationwide in Honor of the Victims of Coronavirus
May 21, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 21, 2020: Governor Lamont Applauds CVS Health Announcement on the Opening of 13 Additional Drive-Thru COVID-19 Test Sites in Connecticut
May 20, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 20, 2020: Governor Lamont Signs Executive Order Allowing All Eligible Connecticut Residents to Vote Absentee in August 11 Primary Elections
May 19, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 19, 2020: Governor Lamont Directs Flags to Return to Full-Staff on Tuesday Evening
May 18, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 18, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Reopen Connecticut Advisory Group to Hold Community Roundtable Tuesday at 2PM
May 18, 2020: Governor Lamont Releases Dental Guidance Agreed Upon by Working Group of Dentists, Hygienists, and Assistants
May 18, 2020: Governor Lamont and Governor Raimondo to Align Hair Salon and Barber Shop Reopenings in Early June
May 17, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 16, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 15, 2020: Governor Lamont Statement on House Passage of HEROES Act
May 15, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 15, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Connecticut’s Shoreline State Park Beaches Will Be Open Memorial Day Weekend
May 15, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Distribution of Infrared Thermometers to Eligible Small Businesses, Nonprofits, and Places of Worship
May 14, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 14, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Connecticut Receives $111 Million in Coronavirus Relief Aid for Schools
May 14, 2020: Governor Lamont Applauds CVS Health Announcement on the Opening of 12 New Drive-Thru COVID-19 Test Sites in Connecticut
May 13, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 13, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Reopen Connecticut Advisory Group to Hold Business Roundtable Thursday at 10AM
May 12, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 12, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Connecticut Receives Its Largest Shipment of PPE to Date in the Fight to Combat COVID-19
May 11, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 10, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 10, 2020: Governor Lamont: State and Nonprofit Partners Expand Volunteer Recruitment Efforts for COVID-19 Response
May 10, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Reopen Connecticut Advisory Group to Hold Education Roundtable Monday at 11AM
May 9, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 9, 2020: Governor Lamont Releases Rules for Businesses Under First Phase of Connecticut’s Reopening Plans Amid COVID-19
May 8, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 7, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 7, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Suspension of Regulations to Support a Major Expansion of COVID-19 Testing
May 6, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 6, 2020: Governor Lamont Receives Recommendations for a Phased Reopening of Colleges and Universities in Connecticut
May 6, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Free Advisory Support for Student Loan Borrowers
May 5, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 5, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Classes at K-12 Public Schools Will Remain Canceled for the Rest of the Academic Year
May 4, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 4, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Statewide Launch of Free Online Job Training Program for Unemployment Claimants
May 3, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 3, 2020: Governor Lamont, Governor Cuomo, Governor Murphy, Governor Baker, Governor Raimondo, Governor Wolf, and Governor Carney Announce Multi-State Agreement to Develop Regional Supply Chain for PPE and Medical Equipment
May 2, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 1, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
May 1, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Federal Approval of Crisis Counseling Funding Under Connecticut’s Major Disaster Declaration
April 30, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 29, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 29, 2020: Governor Lamont Urges Local Governments and Community Partners to Establish Long-Term Recovery Committees
April 28, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 28, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Labor Department Has Begun Issuing Supplemental $600 Stimulus Payments for State Unemployment Benefits
April 27, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 26, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 25, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 24, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 24, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces $3 Million Donation of Personal Protective Equipment by Raytheon Technologies to Connecticut for Use by First Responders and Health Care Professionals
April 23, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 23, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Members of the Reopen Connecticut Advisory Group
April 22, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 21, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 21, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Hartford HealthCare and Quest Diagnostics to Significantly Increase COVID-19 Testing Capacity in Connecticut
April 20, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 20, 2020: Governor Lamont Encourages Connecticut Residents to Use the ‘How We Feel’ App to Improve COVID-19 Response
April 19, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 19, 2020: Governor Lamont, Governor Cuomo, Governor Baker, Governor Raimondo, Governor Murphy, Governor Wolf, and Governor Carney Announce Appointees to Multi-State Council to Get People Back to Work and Restore the Economy
April 19, 2020: Governor Lamont Expands Financial Aid for Connecticut’s Nursing Homes Amid COVID-19 Pandemic, Announces Nursing Home Site Visits to Extend Additional Support From State
April 18, 2020: Governor Lamont, Governor Cuomo, and Governor Murphy Announce Alignment of State Policies for Marinas and Boatyards
April 18, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 17, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 17, 2020: Governor Lamont Orders Connecticut’s Presidential Primary Election Further Rescheduled to August 11
April 17, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Launch of Connecticut’s First Rapid COVID-19 Testing Center in New Haven
April 16, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut's Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 15, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut's Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 15, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Implementation of System That Will Significantly Speed up Unemployment Claims During COVID-19 Emergency
April 15, 2020: Governor Lamont Submits Supplementary Request for Enhanced Federal Support in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic
April 14, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut's Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 13, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 13, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Creation of Group of Health and Business Experts Who Will Provide Advice and Recommendations on the Reopening of Connecticut’s Economy
April 13, 2020: Massachusetts Joins Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, and Delaware’s Multi-State Council to Get People Back to Work and Restore the Economy
April 13, 2020: Governor Lamont, Governor Cuomo, Governor Murphy, Governor Raimondo, Governor Wolf, Governor Carney Announce Multi-State Council to Get People Back to Work and Restore the Economy
April 12, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 11, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 10, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 10, 2020: Governor Lamont Signs Executive Order Providing Residential Rent Protections During COVID-19 Emergency, Extending All Closure and Safety Measures Through May 20
April 9, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 8, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts  [en español]
April 8, 2020: Governor Lamont Directs Flags Lowered to Half-Staff in Honor of Those Who Have Lost Their Lives or Have Been Affected by COVID-19
April 7, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts  [en español]
April 6, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 6, 2020: Governor Lamont Directs Q Bridge to Be Illuminated Red in Honor of Connecticut’s Health Care Workers
April 6, 2020: Governor Lamont Launches Public Service Announcement Campaign Telling Residents to “Stay Safe, Stay Home”  [en español]
April 5, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 4, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 3, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 3, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Extensive Measures to Support Connecticut’s Long-Term Care Facilities, Staff, and Residents
April 3, 2020: Governor Lamont Urges Volunteers From the General Public to Participate in Connecticut’s COVID-19 Response Efforts
April 2, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 1, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
April 1, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Creation of 4-CT Charitable Organization Uniting Donors With Connecticut Programs Responding to COVID-19
March 31, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
March 31, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Mortgage Payment Relief During COVID-19 Crisis
March 30, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
March 30, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Governor’s Health System Response Team
March 29, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
March 29, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Approval of Federal Disaster Declaration for COVID-19 Response in Connecticut
March 28, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
March 28, 2020: Governor Lamont Statement on Reports of President Trump Considering Regional Quarantine
March 27, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
March 26, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
March 26, 2020: Governor Lamont Submits Request for Presidential Major Disaster Declaration in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic
March 26, 2020: Governor Lamont Launches Emergency No-Interest Loan Program for Connecticut Small Businesses and Nonprofits Impacted by COVID-19
March 25, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
March 24, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut's Coronavirus Response Efforts
March 24, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Second Philanthropic Donation to Help School Districts With Remote Learning During COVID-19 Crisis
March 23, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut's Coronavirus Response Efforts
March 22, 2020: Governor Lamont Releases Guidance to Businesses on Order Asking Connecticut to ‘Stay Safe, Stay Home’
March 22, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut's Coronavirus Response Efforts
March 22, 2020: Governor Lamont Uses CTAlert System to Urge Connecticut Residents to ‘Stay Safe, Stay Home’
March 21, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut's Coronavirus Response Efforts
March 20, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut's Coronavirus Response Efforts
March 20, 2020: Governor Lamont Signs Executive Order Asking Connecticut Businesses and Residents: ‘Stay Safe, Stay Home’
March 19, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut's Coronavirus Response Efforts
March 19, 2020: Governor Lamont Orders Connecticut’s Presidential Primary Election Rescheduled to June 2
March 19, 2020: Governor Lamont Applauds the Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine for Providing Coronavirus Testing to Connecticut Residents
March 18, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut's Coronavirus Response Efforts
March 18, 2020: Governor Lamont Statement on the First Coronavirus Death in Connecticut
March 18, 2020: Northeast Governors From Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania Announce Additional Measures to Combat COVID-19
March 17, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut's Coronavirus Response Efforts
March 16, 2020: Lamont Administration, Mashantucket Pequot, Mohegan Tribal Nations Strike Historic Agreement to Support COVID-19 Prevention Efforts
March 16, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Connecticut Businesses Approved to Receive Disaster Assistance Due to COVID-19
March 16, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut's Coronavirus Response Efforts
March 16, 2020: Northeast Governors From Connecticut, New York, New Jersey Announce Collective Measures to Combat Spread of COVID-19
March 15, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut's Coronavirus Response Efforts
March 14, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut's Coronavirus Response Efforts
March 13, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut's Coronavirus Response Efforts
March 12, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut's Coronavirus Response Efforts
March 11, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts

March 10, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts

March 10, 2020: Governor Lamont Working With Health Insurers to Assure Preparedness for Coronavirus Outbreak Including Coverage for Testing Costs

March 9, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts

March 8, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces First Positive Case of Novel Coronavirus Involving a Connecticut Resident

March 7, 2020: Governor Lamont: Connecticut Launches Coronavirus Infoline for General Questions From the Public

March 7, 2020: Governor Lamont: Physician Who Worked at Bridgeport Hospital and Is a New York State Resident Tests Positive for Coronavirus

March 6, 2020: Governor Lamont Statement Regarding Potential Exposure of Patients and Staff at Danbury and Norwalk Hospitals From Employee Who Is Confirmed Case of Coronavirus; All Tests Taken by State Lab Negative So Far

March 5, 2020: Governor Lamont Requests CDC Provide Connecticut Additional COVID-19 Test Kits to Comply With New Federal Guidance

March 4, 2020: Governor Lamont Urges Connecticut Residents to Follow Ongoing Travel Guidance From CDC About Coronavirus

February 28, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Connecticut’s Public Health Lab Approved to Run Diagnostic Testing for Coronavirus

February 26, 2020: Governor Lamont Provides Update on Coronavirus Prevention Efforts

January 31, 2020: Governor Lamont Announces Second Connecticut Patient Tests Negative for Coronavirus

January 27, 2020: Governor Lamont Tells Residents State Closely Monitoring for Possible Cases of Coronavirus