Pedestrian Safety Headlines!

February 3, 2017

Pedestrian Safety continues to be a top priority for me. A UConn study shows that there were more than 1,400 accidents in the state involving pedestrians, 50 of those fatal. I am pleased the DOT heard my pleas for more safety measures in the Bridgeport Avenue stretch and changes have been happening. Please click on the link below for more information and to view my interview with News 8 on this issue.

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Standing in Support of a Minimum Wage Increase

January 30, 2017

I am proud to have joined many of my colleagues at a press conference in Hartford, in support of legislation for a $15 minimum wage increase that will help thousands of hard working families in the state. There are various bills that we are considering this session. I will be keeping you updated as we move forward this legislative session!

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Boots for CT Homeless Veterans!

January 27, 2017

I was honored to join South Park Inn at a press conference announcing an amazing donation from Ocean State Job of 1160 military boots for our homeless veterans in Connecticut. What a terrific day!

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Women's Caucus Re-elects 2017 Leaders

January 25, 2017

I am pleased to announce that my leadership role as co-chair, along with my colleague, Rep. Rosa Rebimbas with the legislature's bi-partisan Women's Caucus will continue. We have been re-elected by our colleagues to lead the this talented group for the next two years!

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