Bridge Named in Honor of Middletown Soldier

January 7, 2016

It was my honor to join members of the Jewish War Veterans Post 51 and other local leaders in a ceremony to rename a route 9 bridge the Major General Maurice Rose Memorial Bridge.

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Women Much More Than A Constituency

December 14, 2015

Read the ‘Letter to the Editor’ that I submitted to the Hartford Courant.

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Talking Student Debt At National Panel

December 1, 2015

The Center for American Progress invited me to speak on a student debt panel at their event, “Exploring the Geography of Student Debt: How State and Municipalities Can Act.”

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Awarded NARAL's Highest Honor

November 23, 2015

I want to thank NARAL Pro-Choice Connecticut for honoring me with the 2015 Catherine Roraback award for my pro-choice leadership.

50 years ago, the Supreme Court struck down a Connecticut law outlawing contraception and it was Attorney Catherine Roraback who secured that victory for reproductive rights. It is a shocking and unfortunate fact that in the year 2015, we are still dealing with other states and a Congress that would like to ax funding for women’s healthcare and prevent access to contraception. We must remain vigilant as these fights move to the Supreme Court.

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