Catherine Abercrombie
At the Capitol:
Legislative Office Building, Room 2002
Hartford, CT 06106-1591
(860) 240-8500 | 1-800-842-1902
Catherine.Abercrombie@cga.ct.gov
In the District:
64 Parker Avenue
Meriden, CT 06450
(203) 634-8770

Current News & Issues

June 2, 2015
MERIDEN LEGISLATORS: FAIR/BALANCED BUDGET APPROVED BY HOUSE
State Representatives Hilda Santiago and Cathy Abercrombie backed a biennial budget package (HB 7061) that provides property tax relief to working families, protects the services that middle-class families rely on, and invests in a world-class transportation system to grow our economy. READ MORE

April 15, 2015
MERIDEN BRANCH OF MIDDLESEX COMMUNITY COLLEGE WILL REMAIN OPEN
In the wake of a concerted effort by Meriden legislators to keep the Middlesex Community College open, the Board of Regents announced today the school will begin registering students for classes next week. READ MORE

April 8, 2015
MERIDEN LEGISLATORS PUSH TO SAVE MERIDEN BRANCH OF MIDDLESEX COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Meriden Legislators Join Colleague Senator Bartolomeo in support of keeping the Meriden Middlesex Community College Open. READ MORE

March 19, 2015
REP. ABERCROMBIE SUPPORTING PARENT LEADERSHIP PROGRAM
Rep. Cathy Abercrombie, Co-Chair of the Human Services Committee and several lawmakers, advocates, children and parents spoke in support of a call to the governor and the state legislature to restore funding for the Parent Leadership Program. READ MORE

March 6, 2015
REP. CATHY ABERCROMBIE JOINS LOCAL COMMUNITY ACTION AGENCIES IN CALLING THE GOVERNOR TO RESTORE HUMAN SERVICES INFRASTRUCTURE FUNDING
State Rep. Cathy Abercrombie, co-chair of the legislature’s Human Services Committee, joined the Connecticut Association for Community Action (CAFCA) and local Meriden agencies to call on Governor Malloy to restore $3.4 million in critical Human Services Infrastructure (HSI)-Community Action Program funds to the state budget. READ MORE

February 5, 2015
REP. CATHY ABERCROMBIE AND OTHERS WARN AGAINST BUDGET CUTS TO HUMAN SERVICES
Cautioning that the state must not balance the budget “on the backs of the people less fortunate than us,” Rep Abercrombie and other human service advocates held a press conference to draw attention to the risks of making these cuts. READ MORE

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