Ezequiel Santiago
At the Capitol:
Legislative Office Building, Room 3802
Hartford, CT 06106-1591
(860) 240-8585 | 1-800-842-8267
Ezequiel.Santiago@cga.ct.gov
In the District:
991 State Street
Bridgeport, CT 06605
(203) 450-9741

Current News & Issues

May 21, 2015
PRESS CONFERENCE TO INCREASE POLICE TRAINING
We held a press conference in support of legislation to increase police training and address recruitment issues to ensure the hiring of more officers who live in the communities in which they serve. The legislation also requires the appointment of special prosecutors in cases where there is a death that involves an officer and the use of physical force. The measure will be included as an amendment to Senate Bill 1109, An Act Concerning Excessive Use Of Force, $15 million will be included in a future state bonding package to pay for acquisition of body cameras.

May 11, 2015
BRIDGEPORT'S STEELPOINTE PROJECT GETS MAJOR BOOST
Funding will help transform a valuable parcel of land for the benefit of Bridgeport, its residents and the entire region. READ MORE

May 7, 2015
NIGHTTIME BRIDGE MAINTENANCE, I-95, NORTHBOUND AND SOUTHBOUND IN BRIDGEPORT

The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime bridge maintenance project will be performed on Route 8, Northbound in Bridgeport. READ MORE

March 20, 2015
PITCH MADE TO INCLUDE PARI-MUTUELS IN CASINO EXPANSION PLANS
Rep. Santiago testified in favor of utilizing existing pari-mutuel facilities as a measure allowing the expansion of casinos advances through the legislature. READ MORE

March 12, 2015
FREE PUBLIC DENTAL CLINIC "MISSION OF MERCY" (CTMOM) TO BE HOSTED IN DANBURY CONNECTICUT
Connecticut residents that lack dental coverage are invited to attend Connecticut’s Mission of Mercy free dental clinic at the O’Neil Center at Western Connecticut State University’s West Side Campus Friday-Saturday, March 20-21st starting at 6 a.m. READ MORE

March 4, 2015
BRIDGEPORT DELEGATION APPLAUD STATE ‘SMART START’ GRANT FOR 60 NEW SLOTS
FOR PRE-K STUDENTS

The $464,000 Bridgeport grant is one of 14 grants announced by Governor Dannel P. Malloy; more than $3.5 million in state funding is being awarded to 14 towns and cities across Connecticut that will expand the availability of high-quality preschool to 416 new children. READ MORE

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