Advocating For Sufferers Of Rare Disease

March 1, 2017

I joined activists and families affected by rare disease at a press conference in support of a bill she introduced to establish an advisory council to make recommendations on legislation concerning the issue.

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Press Conference In Support Of Small Businesses

February 23, 2017

I was pleased to join Speaker Aresimowicz, Majority Leader Ritter and colleagues at a press conference today in support of two small business bills that will provide additional capital and resources to start-ups and business owners.

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NRG Facility Tour

February 21, 2017

I toured the NRG’s facilities on Naugatuck Avenue, a leading integrated power company in the U.S., built on the strength of the nation's largest and most diverse competitive electric generation portfolio and leading retail electricity platform. We were welcomed by Dan Hendrick, and Don Guzetta who shared part of their day with us. It was interesting to learn more about their business and the vital role they play by stepping in when energy demand increases, particularly during a power loss. NRG employs 13 people.

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Elderly-Disabled Housing Public Hearing

February 8, 2017

On Tuesday, February 7, 2014 the Housing Committee held a public hearing and the following bills were on the agenda: SB-742 An Act Concerning Certain Housing Developments And Discrimination On The Basis Of Age.

HB-5463 An Act Authorizing Separate Living Areas In Municipal Public Housing For Elderly Persons And Younger Persons With Disabilities and we heard passionate testimony in support and in opposition on this issue.

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