Scholarship Deadline Approaching

March 10, 2017

Here's a great opportunity to help pay for your college education. Two Hispanic high school students from Connecticut could get a one-time $3,000 scholarship.  The deadline to apply is March 24th.

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Unity Rally

December 13, 2016

Today I held a Unity Rally at City Hall to advocate for New Haven to become an official sanctuary city for undocumented immigrants.

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Candelaria Recognized As Children’s Champion

September 16, 2016

Rep. Candelaria was recognized as a 2016 Children's Champion by the members of the Connecticut Early Childhood Alliance for his leadership on issues related to Connecticut's young children and his focus on critical early childhood education.

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Candelaria Denounces Electricity Rate Hike Proposal

September 1, 2016

I am disappointed the United Illuminating Co. is considering a rate hike that will affect customers in the New Haven and Bridgeport areas. A public hearing will be held in New Haven on September 12 at 6:30 pm at the Kennedy Mitchell Hall of Records, Hearing Room G2, 200 Orange Street.

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