Protections for Clean Air and Clean Water:
Connecticut would lose about $2 million inenvironmental funding to ensure clean water and air quality, as well as prevent pollution frompesticides and hazardous waste. In addition, Connecticut could lose another $398,000 in grants forfish and wildlife protection.
In Connecticut, approximately 3,000 civilian Department of Defenseemployees would be furloughed, reducing gross pay by around $15 million in total.
Army: Base operation funding would be cut by about $1.6 million in Connecticut.
Navy: Maintenance and repair of USS Providence and $13 million in funding for twodemolition projects at New London could be canceled
Law Enforcement and Public Safety Funds for Crime Prevention and Prosecution:
Connecticut will lose about $153,000 in Justice Assistance Grants that support law enforcement,prosecution and courts, crime prevention and education, corrections and community corrections,drug treatment and enforcement, and crime victim and witness initiatives.
Job Search Assistance to Help those in Connecticut find Employment and Training:
Connecticut will lose about $242,000 in funding for job search assistance, referral, and placement,meaning around 10,650 fewer people will get the help and skills they need to find employment.
Up to 200 disadvantaged and vulnerable children could lose access to child care,which is also essential for working parents to hold down a job.
Vaccines for Children:
In Connecticut around 1,570 fewer children will receive vaccines fordiseases such as measles, mumps, rubella, tetanus, whooping cough, influenza, and Hepatitis Bdue to reduced funding for vaccinations of about $107,000.
Connecticut will lose approximately $341,000 in funds to help upgrade its abilityto respond to public health threats including infectious diseases, natural disasters, and biological,chemical, nuclear, and radiological events. In addition, Connecticut will lose about $840,000 ingrants to help prevent and treat substance abuse, resulting in around 2500 fewer admissions tosubstance abuse programs.And the Connecticut State Department of Public Health will lose about$273,000 resulting in around 6,800 fewer HIV tests.
STOP Violence Against Women Program:
Connecticut could lose up to $76,000 in funds thatprovide services to victims of domestic violence, resulting in up to 300 fewer victims being served.
Nutrition Assistance for Seniors
: Connecticut would lose approximately $201,000 in funds thatprovide meals for seniors.