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Celebrating Juneteenth

June 15, 2022

Last week, the governor signed legislation we passed during the 2022 session to designate Juneteenth Independence Day a state holiday. Juneteenth Independence Day is the oldest known commemoration of the end of slavery in the United States. It is a celebration of resilience, of culture and American history. It is a reminder of how far our country has come and how far we still have to go. We cannot understate the importance of Juneteenth.

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Governor Signs Children's Mental Health Legislation

June 8, 2022

In February, at the beginning of the 2022 legislative session, I stood beside my legislative colleagues and committed to addressing our children's mental and behavioral health needs. I'm pleased to share that we delivered on our commitment. Last week, three transformative pieces of legislation were signed into law so that our children can access the care they need to be their best, authentic selves.

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May 25, 2022

We're With You Texas, Free COVID-19 Testing at Avon Library, Memorial Day Parades in Canton, Avon

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May 18, 2022

Baby Formula Drive in Collinsville, Major Public Acts Report Released, Quite a trip: The White House

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May 11, 2022

More From the Budget, Avon Senior Center Gets 100K, Farmington Valley Green Living Fest Saturday

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May 4, 2022

Sine Die, The Budget: What It Does, Insurance for Breast, Ovarian Cancer Susceptibility Bill

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Clean Air Measures Pass House

April 29, 2022

Connecticut residents deserve clean air, but transportation-related greenhouse gas emissions have contributed to worsening air quality leading to higher rates of illnesses like asthma.

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April 28, 2022

Children's Mental Health, Juvenile Justice Pass in House, Budget Info, Thank You David Leeds

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