(Left to Right) Speaker of the House Joe Aresimowicz (D-Berlin/Southington); Janet Ferracci-Carter, Advocacy Specialist for the AARP Southington Branch; and Laura Schiavone, Advocacy Specialist for the AARP Southington Branch presented Rep. Aresimowicz with the AARP Legislative Achievement Award and National AARP Super Saver Award.

Speaker Aresimowicz Honored by AARP

January 18, 2018

Speaker of the House Joe Aresimowicz was recently awarded the AARP Legislative Achievement Award, as well as the National AARP Super Saver Award in recognition of his leadership on retirement savings in Connecticut.

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My Thoughts on the Governor’s Budget Mitigation Package

December 14, 2017

I talked about the budget situation and the Governor’s budget mitigation package with Dan Lovallo on WDRC’s Brad & Dan.

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Berlin football head coach Joe Aresimowicz. (Brad Horrigan / Hartford Courant)

Outside Of The Capitol, House Speaker Joe Aresimowicz Sees Success At Berlin High

December 5, 2017

Unlike recent predecessors who worked as lawyers or served in the private sector, Speaker Joe Aresimowicz also works as a high school football coach — leading the Berlin High Redcoats into the state playoffs this year.

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UConn computer science major Susmitha Rayakota is eager to take advantage of a new tax credit for STEM graduates who live and work in Connecticut when she graduates in 2019. Photo | Bill Morgan

Keeping Millennials in Connecticut

December 4, 2017

Finding ways to keep millennials in the state has been one of my top priorities. This state tax credit program aims to entice STEM grads to stay here after graduation.

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