New Credit Rating UpgradeMay 21, 2023
Good news for Connecticut's growing economy! Connecticut just received an upgraded credit rating from the Kroll Bond Rating Agency, which means that our General Obligation bond credit rating was upgraded from AA (stable) to AA+ (stable), just one step below the highest credit rating possible!
Coffee and ConversationMay 19, 2023
My colleague, Representative Kerry Wood and I will be hosting a coffee hour at Heirloom Market, Main St., Wethersfield from 8:30am to 9:30am on Tuesday, May 23rd. I encourage you to stop by with questions or concerns you may have for us.
Breaking Down The State Budget ProcessApril 22, 2023
After weeks of holding public hearings, the Finance, Revenue, and Bonding Committee and Appropriations Committee approved their budget proposals (Appropriations handles the spending side and Finance handles the revenue side).
How to Avoid Tax ScamsMarch 15, 2023
Tax filing season is upon us. As you prepare to file, I urge you to be mindful of potential scams. The IRS produces a list of "dirty dozen" tax scams. While these scams can occur year-round, they tend to increase during this time of the year. It’s wise to stay on top of the latest list of common issues—and take some simple steps to stay safe from them.
Women’s History Month Writing ContestMarch 2, 2023
In celebration of Women’s History Month, I am hosting a writing contest for middle school and high school students in Wethersfield.
Weekly Legislative UpdateFebruary 24, 2023
On Tuesday I tested positive for the Covid-19 virus and am feeling lousy. I cancelled all of my in-person meetings and events but was able to attend public hearings in Finance Revenue and Bonding and Government Administration and Elections virtually.
Legislative Coffee HourFebruary 10, 2023
The entire Wethersfield legislative delegation is hosting a coffee hour at Heirloom Market on Wednesday, February 22nd from 8-9am.
Energy Assistance & Policy Public ForumJanuary 26, 2023
I will be co-hosting a public forum on energy assistance and policy on Tuesday, February 7.