National Pizza Day

February 9, 2021

Today, February 9, is National Pizza Day. Pizza is an important part of our state's culture; according to this article, Connecticut has the most pizza restaurants per capita in the country.

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Executive Order Update

February 8, 2021

This past week Governor Lamont issued additional executive orders to address on-going COVID-19 relief. The orders are geared toward moving our economy closer to reopening while providing the necessary support to those impacted by the pandemic, including paid leave for school employees.

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Gun Violence Survivors' Awareness Week

February 6, 2021

February 1 through February 7 is National Gun Violence Survivors’ week. This week we honor every survivor who must live with the trauma of gun violence every day. By February, more people in the United States are killed with guns than are killed with guns in other high-income countries in an entire year. 

While Connecticut still has ways to go with gun control, safety, and education, here are a few pieces of legislation that our state has passed throughout the past few years:

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