Sen. Kelly, Rep. Perillo, Rep. McGorty to host informational forum on insurance rate increases

Senator Kevin Kelly (R-21), Representative Jason Perillo (R-113) and Representative Ben McGorty (R-122) are hosting an informational forum on Connecticut’s proposed health insurance rate increases. The forum will take place on Monday Aug. 1, 2016 from 6 p.m-7:30pm at Shelton Senior Center, 81 Wheeler Street.

The event will feature a panel discussion with guest speakers including insurance and health care policy experts from the Office of Healthcare Advocate, the CT Association of Health Care Plans and the Yankee Institute.  The public will also have an opportunity to ask questions.

Planned topics of discussion include the causes and effects of proposed insurance rate changes and changes in the health care industry.

The informational forum will provide the public with details about Connecticut’s proposed health insurance rate increases and give the public an opportunity to ask questions of insurance and health care experts to better understand what the changes could mean for them and their families.

The informational forum is free and open to the public. For more information contact Chris Diorio at or 1-800-842-1421.