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Larson Announces More than $103 Million in Funding in COVID Relief for CT-01 Schools

February 2, 2021
Press Release

Hartford, CT – Today, Rep. John B. Larson (CT-01) announced more than $103 million in federal COVID relief funding for schools in Connecticut’s First District through the Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund (ESSER). 

“Throughout this pandemic our teachers and school staff have gone above and beyond to continue to teach students. This critical funding which Congress approved last year will support our teachers and schools as they continue to teach in these unprecedented environments and keep students and staff safe,” said Larson. “As the pandemic continues, I will work with the Biden Administration and my colleagues to ensure our schools have the funding they need to weather this crisis safely.” 

To see a full breakdown of funding please click here.