Wilton LWV and the Wilton Library Welcome
CT Mirror State Budget Reporter Keith Phaneuf
CONNECTICUT’S FISCAL CHALLENGES
Decades in the Making: A Look Back… A Look Forward
Thursday, April 4, 2019 @ 7 pm
Connecticut Mirror State Budget Reporter Keith Phaneuf provides a sobering, yet entertaining, speech about Connecticut’s profound budget challenges:
- Describes the challenges
- Reviews how we got here
- Outlines our options going forward
Keith will speak for 30 – 40 minutes and then take questions from the audience.
Award-winning reporter Phaneuf has been The Connecticut Mirror’s State Budget Reporter since 2010. In this role he analyzes and reports on all aspects of state government finances, including the budget development process, pension funding, income tax equity, waste in government, and the impact of the state’s budgeting and financial policy decisions. He was the State Capitol Bureau Chief for The Journal Inquirer of Manchester, a reporter for The New London Day and a contributing writer to The New York Times. Keith is a graduate of and a former journalism instructor at the University of Connecticut. Co-sponsored by the Wilton Library and the Wilton League of Women Voters. Registration strongly encouraged.
Registration is encouraged online through the Wilton Library Association or by calling 203-762-6334.