Hate Crime Bill Passes House

May 10, 2017

I am pleased to announce a bill I co-sponsored that makes the commission of a hate crime a felony and increases potential penalties upon a conviction passed the House unanimously and now heads to the Senate.

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Angel Investors Expansion Bill Passes House

April 6, 2017

Legislators in the House of Representatives voted Wednesday in favor of a bill that expands access to the angel investor tax credit program to businesses in any industry, will help more small businesses gain access to the capital they need to grow and create jobs.

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Campaign Financing Reform

March 27, 2017

I joined Speaker of the House Joe Aresimowicz and House Majority Leader Matt Ritter at a press conference today to discuss legislation designed to shed light on and reduce the amount of special interest dark money in state election campaigns

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Helping Small Businesses Thrive

February 24, 2017

Small businesses are the lifeline of our economy. They are creating jobs, increasing productivity, and capitalizing on growth opportunities here and globally. Thanks to small businesses, our unemployment rate is at an 8-year low and, according to Bloomberg, we are the 5th most innovative state in the country.

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