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February 5, 2019
State Rep. Jack Hennessy on Scope of Practice for Naturopathic Physicians
State Rep. Jack Hennessy speaks about the implications of expanding naturopathic physicians' scope of practice with Director of the University of Bridgeport's College of Naturopathic Medicine.

January 22, 2019
State Rep. Jack Hennessy introduces legislation to expand naturopathic physicians scope of practice.
State. Rep. Jack Hennessy has introduced legislation that would allow naturopathic physicians to write prescriptions for their patients.  This will reduce health care costs and expand options for primary care.  

May 7, 2018
Meet the Leaders
It’s the close of the legislative session and Meet the Leaders is in Hartford where local legislators talk with David Smith about the budget, casinos, equal pay, infrastructure and more. Watch the Video

May 4, 2018
State Rep. Jack Hennessy leads House passage of a bill that would rename state military training facilities after heroes
State Rep. Jack Hennessy advocates for the passage of a bill that would permit and implement an open and competitive Request for Proposals process for private or tribal entities to bid for a qualification to develop, manage and operate a casino gaming facility in Connecticut.

April 25, 2018
State Rep. Jack Hennessy leads House passage of a bill that would rename state military training facilities after heroes
State Rep. Jack Hennessy, D-Bridgeport, spearheaded House passage of legislation that would rename two Connecticut military training facilities after Medal of Honor recipients. The bill, requested by the Connecticut Military Department, would honor the only two Connecticut National Guard members awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor. It would rename Camp Niantic, the National Guard training site in East Lyme, to Camp Nett at Niantic in honor of World War II Col. Robert B. Nett; and the state military training facility in Windsor Locks would be named Camp Hartell in honor of First Lt. Lee R. Hartell, a veteran of the Korean conflict.

March 5, 2018
State Rep. Jack Hennessy testifies in support of House Bill 5294 “An act concerning naturopaths”
State Rep. Jack Hennessy joined Lindsey Marr, a third-year University of Bridgeport Naturopathic School student, to offer testimony in support of House Bill 5294, “An act concerning naturopaths.” This legislation would amend the meaning of “naturopathy” and would establish a procedure for naturopathic physicians to administer prescription medications.

February 20, 2015
Honoring those who have served
This Memorial Day weekend, it is important to remember all who have served for our country. These people – who were mothers and fathers, brothers and sisters -- risked everything to defend the U.S. "We live in the greatest country in the world, and it's because of our men and women in uniform that serve our country and, if necessary, lay down their lives," state Rep. Jack Hennessy said.

May 4, 2016
Meet the Leaders
Representative Jack Hennessy of Bridgeport says at the end of the day a balanced state budget will be in place that makes major changes to avoid recurring deficits. Watch the Video

June 2, 2015
Meet the Leaders
The automobile property tax, Bridgeport schools and the state budget affect on hospitals are topics discussed by Representative Jack Hennessy. Watch the Video

May 26, 2015
Help-A-Hero 2015

February 20, 2015
Rep. Hennessy Speaks on House Bill 5886
An Act Prohibiting Municipal Employees from Serving on Certain Municipal Legislative Bodies.

February 18, 2015
Meet the Leaders
State Representative Jack Hennessy says ignoring transportation problems for years created major problems for the state’s economy and now there is finally going to be debate and discussion to move forward on real solutions. The Bridgeport lawmaker says the hours residents loose sitting in traffic are hurting business. Watch the Video

June 5, 2014
Meet the Leaders
Traffic congestion is a problem for the Bridgeport area and the I-95 corridor. State Representative Jack Hennessy tackles this issue and much more on this edition of Meet the Leaders. Watch the Video

May 30, 2014
2014 Wall of Honor Ceremony

April 30, 2014
Help-A-Hero 2014