Progress on Key Legislation

April 27, 2018
We’ve been busy in the House of Representatives working around the clock on legislation and while there are so many great bills, there are three that I voted on with my colleagues and that I want to highlight as they are starting to receive national attention.
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Pay Equity Gains Momentum

April 20, 2018

I am pleased to report that yesterday my colleagues and I in the House of Representatives took a step toward pay equity and fairness by passing a measure that will help us in ending gender pay inequality. These are concerns that affect women across the nation, and here in CT we took concrete steps to correct this.

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Chiquita Queen Restaurant Opening

April 13, 2018

It was a pleasure to join Martha Lojano and her son Kenny Buestan for the ceremonial opening of Chiquita Queen, a new Ecuadorian and Mexican restaurant at 215 Sawmill Road in West Haven. I presented them with a state citation on behalf of our legislative delegation to mark this joyous occasion. I was glad to join with my colleague Rep. DiMassa along with Louis Esposito, Jr., executive assistant to Mayor Rossi, Dorothy Chambrelli, Fred A. Messore, Carlos and Joey and Tom McCarthy with his son, Tom. Always supporting our small businesses!

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West Haven High School students Rebecca Cummings and Megan Paterson; and from Laurelton Hall, Elyssa Dalaker!

Westies Care Annual Recognition

March 29, 2018

I was pleased to participate with Westies Care, Inc., honoring extraordinary students and individuals for their selfless dedication to the West Haven community in the spirit of the core values of Westies Cares. These students’ commitment to high standards in both their personal educational journey and in their high school community has raised awareness and supported many worthy causes. Our West Haven community has benefitted because of their leadership through volunteerism and education. We commend them for setting a positive example for all to follow!

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