Giving Tuesday 2022

On Tuesday, CT Mirror is raising $25,000 in 24 hours to support the journalism produced in 2022 — and sustain it in 2023. Are you in?

Every gift, matched dollar-for-dollar.

Between now and Dec. 31, CT Mirror is raising $140,000 from readers like you to pay for two reporters in 2023.

Need another reason? All gifts are being matched right now — up to $5,000 per gift!

What is NewsMatch?

This is Connecticut's opinion page.

Get CT Viewpoints emails in your inbox daily.

Processing…
Success! You're on the list.
Posted inCT Viewpoints

Cash payments give Americans crucial economic support

COVID-19 is both a public health and an economic crisis. The stock market has been volatile, businesses have closed their doors, and millions are staying home to limit the spread of the virus. In our state, we’ve seen social distancing become the norm and thousands of essential workers put their lives on the line daily.  All of this means we in Connecticut and across America are feeling unprecedented emotional, physical, and economic pain.