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William A. O'Neill:

An Inventory of His Gubernatorial Records at the Connecticut State Archives.

Subseries Title: Income Maintenance

Subseries ID: 001CL-0067

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BoxFolder IDFolder TitleFolder DatesFolder Contents
1270067CL-001Income MaintenanceJanuary-March 1981Request information on work fare program; request more welfare benefits; question about food stamps; desperate need for fuel assistance; object to being turned down for welfare; criticism of the WIN p
1270067CL-002Income MaintenanceApril-May 1981Urge Governor to provide Medicaid for adult day care; nursing home requests hearing to increase its daily rate; requests Governor's help obtaining a Title XIX number; object to Medicaid recipients usi
1270067CL-003Income MaintenanceJune-July 1981Ask Governor for help getting Social Security disability benefits; objects to fuel assistance program; alleged welfare fraud; Governor writes to U.S. Congressman William Ratchford protesting the cuts
1270067CL-004Income MaintenanceAugust 1981Physicians protest difficulty in receiving reimbursements for Medicaid services; urge Governor to fund Title XX services; urge Governor to provide Medicaid for adult day care; critical of Department p
1270067CL-005Income MaintenanceSeptember-October 1981Outrage at welfare recipient purchasing a home; desperate need for financial assistance; data on AFDC earned income cases that were reviewed; object to private patients paying more than Medicaid patie
1270067CL-006Income MaintenanceNovember-December 1981Urge Governor to provide Medicaid for adult day care, he responds that federal cuts make it impossible; data illustrating impact of federal cuts on the state's food stamp program; request Governor's h
1270067CL-007Income Maintenance--Bi-weekly and Management Reports1981
1270067CL-008Income Maintenance--L.I.E.A.P.1981Homeowners protest distribution of leftover funds from the Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP); Governor submits the Executive Branch Plan for the allocation of funds under the Low Income Ene
1270067CL-009Income Maintenance--[Memos to/from Commissioner]1981Executive summary of PSRO Monitoring Approach; analysis of Colorado's Intergovernmental Eligibility Simplification Project; state comments about proposed federal rules; response to audit report findin
1280067CL-010Income MaintenanceJanuary-February 1982Opposition to cap approach to Medicaid reimbursement; need for medical assistance; questions about an AFDC award; physicians and other health care providers complain about difficulties getting timely
1280067CL-011Income MaintenanceMarch 1982Desperate need for financial assistance; physicians complain about difficulties getting timely reimbursement payment; information concerning Automated Identification, Inc.; state plans to correct err
1280067CL-012Income MaintenanceApril 1982Object to private patients paying more than Medicaid patients in nursing homes; town, physician and health care providers complain about difficulties getting timely reimbursement payments for social s
1280067CL-013Income Maintenance--[Lizzi Case]April 1982Information and correspondence concerning investigations into the Ferry Point Skilled Nursing Care Facility administered by Damon D. Lizzi.
1280067CL-014Income MaintenanceMay 1982Needs help with medical expenses; complaints about the EDS billing system; concern about transferring disabled patients from New Britain Hospital; problems with Title XIX designation; question about o
1280067CL-015Income MaintenanceJune 1982Department of Human Resources reorganization plan; study on location of regional office for Department; stepparent objects to reduction in child support due to new legislation; needs medical assistanc
1280067CL-016Income MaintenanceJuly 1982Protest cut in food stamps; determining eligibility for AFDC; health care facilities and physicians having difficulties receiving reimbursement payments, complain about the EDS bill paying service; in
1280067CL-017Income MaintenanceAugust-September 1982Object to private patients paying more than Medicaid patients in nursing homes; health care facilities and physicians having difficulties receiving reimbursement payments, complain about the EDS bill
1280067CL-018Income MaintenanceOctober-November 1982Concern about cuts to energy assistance program; complaints about management of energy assistance; need for affordable housing; suggestion for saving on medical costs; protests an alcoholic receiving
1290067CL-019Income MaintenanceDecember 1982Protests cut in food stamp allotment; landlord requests direct payment from state for Section 8 tenants; allegations of welfare fraud; complaint about workfare; families not informed of disaster funds
1290067CL-020Income Maintenance--Memos to/from Commissioner1982Notices to cities concerning non-compliance with work fare regulations; physicians having difficulties receiving timely payments, complain about EDS system; responses to state audit reports; response
1290067CL-021Income Maintenance1983Request for branch office in Willimantic; Governor writes letter in support of a grant for Prepaid Managed Health Care; support for Medicaid coverage of liver transplant surgery. [Most letters bucked
1290067CL-022Income Maintenance1984Senators Dodd and Weicker respond to Governor's correspondence concerning federal legislation; legislature debating allocation of energy assistance funds; information sheet from National Governors' As
1290067CL-023Income Maintenance--Memos to/from Commissioner1984Governor approves implementation of emergency regulations concerning ownership of property by AFDC recipients; Commissioner comments on recommendations of the Governor's Council on Mental Retardation;
1290067CL-024Income Maintenance1985Report on a survey for psychological services in Medicaid programs; information regarding the SAVE program that identifies aliens not entitled to public benefits; protest federal cuts to AFDC; concern
1290067CL-025Income Maintenance--Memos to/from Commissioner1985Commissioner urges Governor to support the National Governor's Association resolution on error rate quality control; report on two actions taken by the federal government impacting the Department; res
1290067CL-026Income Maintenance1986Health care provider having difficulties receiving reimbursement payments; concern about changes in Medicare regulations; supports Governor's proposal for a comprehensive health care program on infant
1290067CL-027Income MaintenanceJanuary 1987Problems with transportation from New Horizons Village; community living facility for mentally retarded has trouble getting funding from Department; one-man crusade against welfare; needs help with me
1290067CL-028Income MaintenanceFebruary-March 1987Critical of state's procedures for paying funeral expenses; question what is covered under Medicaid; individual seeks employment in the welfare department; allegation of welfare fraud; needs financial
1290067CL-029Income MaintenanceApril-May 1987Need financial assistance; need help with medical bills; notice that nursing home will not be renewed as Medicare provider, residents object; allegation of welfare fraud; having trouble getting Title
1290067CL-030Income MaintenanceJune-July 1987Protest delay in processing AFDC application; trouble obtaining orthotic through Title XIX; management report from Department; needs financial assistance; need for affordable housing; need medical ass
1290067CL-031Income MaintenanceAugust-September 1987Alleged mismanagement of funeral fund some elderly contributed to directly; needs placement for disabled daughter; working poor cannot get medical insurance; protest with cuts in welfare benefits; col
1290067CL-032Income MaintenanceOctober-December 1987Food stamps and welfare check not on time; needs help with medical bills; needs financial assistance; protests federal cuts to social services; problems with Title XIX application; welfare recipients
1290067CL-033Income Maintenance--Abilio Lopes FileJuly-September 1987Repeated attempts by Mr. Lopes to get city welfare, disability or state welfare to pay his bills, and to obtain a waiver from taxes. [Some letters bucked to Department for response, most left unanswer
1300067CL-034Income Maintenance--Abilio Lopes FileOctober-December 1987Repeated attempts by Mr. Lopes to get city welfare, disability or state welfare to pay his bills, and to obtain a waiver from taxes. [Some letters bucked to Department for response, most left unanswer
1300067CL-035Income Maintenance--Abilio Lopes FileJanuary-April 1988Repeated attempts by Mr. Lopes to get city welfare, disability or state welfare to pay his bills, and to obtain a waiver from taxes. [Some letters bucked to Department for response, most left unanswer
1300067CL-036Income MaintenanceJanuary 1988Notice that state will not meet error rates for AFDC program; question about regulations regarding assets in relation to Medicaid benefits; needs financial assistance; testimonial of benefits of Food
1300067CL-037Income MaintenanceFebruary 1988Protest cuts in welfare benefits; complaint about Department; support for additional rental assistance to AFDC families in unsubsidized apartments; needs financial assistance; protest decrease in fund
1300067CL-038Income MaintenanceMarch-April 1988New Horizons replies to allegations against it; protests state demanding reimbursement for former state aid; information concerning paying relatives to care for family member; state criticized for not
1300067CL-039Income MaintenanceMay-June 1988Concern about financial health of Yale-New Haven Hospital; praise to state for reducing AFDC error rate; demands removal of executive director of New Horizons due to mismanagement; physicians having d
1300067CL-040Income MaintenanceJuly-August 1988Notice of possible sanction against state for its food stamp program; federal administration's views on welfare reform; need financial assistance; concern about new procedure sending AFDC checks on mo
1310067CL-041Income MaintenanceSeptember-October 1988Nursing homes have difficulty hiring and keeping nurses due to low salaries; object to sending welfare checks monthly rather than twice a month; allegation of welfare fraud; suggestion for solving wel
1310067CL-042Income MaintenanceNovember-December 1988Need for emergency housing for homeless, Commissioner describes programs already in place; pharmacy having difficulties receiving reimbursement payments; city protests Department audit procedures; pro
1310067CL-043Income MaintenanceJanuary-February 1989Physicians having difficulties receiving reimbursement payments; needs help with food stamps recertification; questions about Medicare and Medicaid coverage; question why Medicare does not pay for den
1310067CL-044Income MaintenanceMarch-April 1989Urge Governor to expedite passage of legislation allowing Medicaid recipients to hire own home health aide; concerns about the reductions in welfare benefits; criticize Governor for cutting benefits t
1310067CL-045Income MaintenanceMay-July 1989US Department of Health and Human Services reinstituting the AFDC quality control disallowance process; press releases concerning welfare reform; protest need to reimburse state for prior welfare supp
1310067CL-046Income MaintenanceAugust-September 1989Protest termination of orthodontic consultant for disadvantaged; allegations of welfare fraud; assets of institutionalized individuals are considered in determining eligibility; physician objects to p
1310067CL-047Income MaintenanceOctober-December 1989Durable equipment not covered by welfare; need help with medical bills; protest removal of patients from two nursing homes because they no longer accept Medicaid patients; question concerning child su
1310067CL-048Income MaintenanceJanuary-February 1990Question concerning state taking assets to cover medical expenses; problems getting food stamps; allegation of welfare fraud; protest removal of patients from nursing homes because they no longer acce
1320067CL-049Income MaintenanceMarch-April 1990Protest removal of patients from nursing homes because they no longer accept Medicaid patients; object to reimbursing state for financial assistance received; thanks Governor for allowing nursing home
1320067CL-050Income MaintenanceMay-August 1990Needs help paying utility or medical bills; complaint about rules for receiving assistance; needs financial assistance; allegation of discrimination from Department offices; personnel issues; protest
1320067CL-051Income MaintenanceSeptember-December 1990Needs to find affordable housing; objects to discharge from nursing facility to group home; petition supporting Pre-Admission Screening/ Community Based Services program; press release concerning AIDS
1320067CL-052Income Maintenance--Memos to/from Commissioner1990Governor notified of three Department of Mental Retardation facilities recently certified for Medicaid reimbursement; response to audit report; annual report; Governor notified of misuse of state fund