Mary Mushinsky
At the Capitol:
Legislative Office Building, Room 4038
Hartford, CT 06106-1591
(860) 240-8585 | 1-800-842-8267
Mary.Mushinsky@cga.ct.gov
In the District:
188 South Cherry Street
Wallingford, CT 06492
(203) 269-8378

Current News & Issues

January 12, 2015
REP. MUSHINSKY WELCOMES STATE FUNDING FOR WALLINGFORD
Wallingford State Representatives Mary Mushinsky and Mary Fritz welcomed funding approved by the State Bond Commission that will help local projects with expansion plans and job growth. E-J Electric T&D, LLC will receive a $4 million loan that will help them with a new facility and creating more than 100 jobs. Another funding allocation of $275,000 will go to the Center Street Cemetery to assist with construction of a new equipment garage and office building. READ MORE

September 9, 2014
OLDER WORKERS ROUNDTABLE
Rep. Mushinsky attended this event co-hosted by Connecticut's Legislative Commission on Aging and the US Department of Labor, Women's Bureau. SUMMARY | Public Act 14-225

September 5, 2014
A PROGRAMS REVIEW AND INVESTIGATIONS COMMITTEE REPORT SHOWS THAT DCF MUST DO BETTER AT TRACKING KIDS WHO 'AGE OUT'
Rep. Mary Mushinsky, Co-Chair of the Programs Review and Investigations Committee, weighed in on an issue that was the subject of a recent story in the CT Mirror on a recent study by the committee about youth aging out of state care. "We need to set up a support structure for wards of the state," said State Rep. Mary Mushinsky, D-Wallingford. "These kids, through no fault of their own, are left without a support structure for whatever reason -- parents who died, or couldn't handle parenting -- and the state system for taking care of them has to parallel the parent support in a parent-led household. Somebody has to check on them." READ THE CT MIRROR STORY HERE

September 3, 2014
EMPLOYMENT TRAINING PROGRAM EXPANDS STATEWIDE
Mary Mushinsky is pleased that Governor Malloy has allocated funds to expand the Platform to Employment (P2E) program, that will assist the long-term unemployed to return to work. READ MORE

August 8, 2014
REP. MUSHINSKY EARNS PERFECT SCORE ON ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES
Mary Mushinsky received the Connecticut League of Conservations Voters (CTLCV) Legislative
Champion award for her leadership roles on the Water Planning Council and on defeating glass eel legislation during the 2014 legislative session. Her lifetime score is 97% according to the CTLCV Environmental Scorecard. READ MORE

July 24, 2014
THE LEGISLATURE’S PRI COMMITTEE RECOGNIZED FOR WORK
Rep. Mary Mushinsky, co-chair of the PRI Committee, praised members, support staff and everyone involved in making the committee the recipient of the 2014 NLPES Certificate of Impact award. READ MORE

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