CID: Legislative Affairs and Communications Units

Eric Weinstein
Director of Legislative Affairs
The legislative unit provides support to the CID by managing the operations of the departmentís legislative agenda by seeking approval and enactment of critical insurance-related laws in the General Assembly. The unit also:
  • Monitors all other legislative and budget initiatives and activities that affect the regulatory authority of the CID
  • Assists in coordinating testimony presented to the General Assembly on behalf of the CID
  • Assists legislators in resolving insurance-related constituent matters

Donna Tommelleo
Communications Director

The communications unit provides timely updates to consumers and the media on a wide range of issues affecting the insurance industry, rates, consumer complaints, fraud investigations with comprehensive outreach that offers:
  • Interactive Web site
  • E-mail alerts
  • Press releases, advisories and department statements
  • Community forums
  • Educational seminars
  • Speakersí bureau for municipal and business events
The unit also provides internal support for the Connecticut Insurance Department (CID) through newsletters, Web-based communication and correspondence.
All media inquiries for print, radio and television and Internet news sites can be directed to Communications Director Donna Tommelleo, 860-297-3958.

Content Last Modified on 8/29/2016 4:21:45 PM