Upcoming Earth Day Events

April 17, 2019

The first Earth Day was held April 22, 1970 to protest industrial development and the devastating effects that accompanied it.  While we have made great strides holding corporations accountable to protect our planet, we have more work to do, especially as our environmental regulations become more lax. 

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The GOP Transportation Plan

April 1, 2019

Our roads and bridges – not to mention, our entire transportation system – are in dire need of funding. The state’s Special Transportation Fund is just years from insolvency and we can only fund repair projects, not improvements.

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Rep. Hennessy Hosts Forum on Vaccine Safety

March 19, 2019

I joined colleagues in the legislature and activist and environmental attorney Robert F. Kennedy, Jr late Tuesday morning for a thoughtful conversation on vaccine mandates and the potential dangers of vaccines.

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Increasing the Minimum Wage

March 4, 2019

Our legislative priority for this session is to make sure that workers are paid a living wage so that no one who works full time lives in poverty.

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