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Simms - Weekly Update - May 16th

May 16, 2024

I hope this correspondence finds you well. This week's newsletter topics include:

HB5005, An Act To Expand Paid Sick Days In The State
Recently-Released Food Insecurity Data For Connecticut
In Our Community
It's Mental Health Awareness Week
An AAPI Caucus In Connecticut
AANHPI Heritage Month Highlight: Joseph Pierce

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Weekly Update - May 10th

May 10, 2024

The 2024 legislative session is over. We had a lot of wins. We had some losses, including the comprehensive climate bill. We couldn't get that one over the finish line, but the fight on that one is not over.

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Weekly Update - May 3rd

May 3, 2024

I trust this message finds you and your families in good health. Thursday brought an eventful day to Norwalk, with a significant fuel tank accident in South Norwalk. I am relieved to report that there were no serious injuries, and my primary concern remains the safety and well-being of all those affected by this incident.

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Weekly Update 4-26

April 26, 2024

I hope you're having a good week. We're moving right along as the 2024 session winds down. We have passed several bills in the House, including a big one that expands paid six days in the state.

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Happy Earth Day!

April 22, 2024

Today, as we celebrate Earth Day, let's take a moment to reflect on the beauty and importance of our planet. Earth Day serves as a reminder of our responsibility to protect and preserve our environment for future generations.

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Weekly Update - April 19th

April 19, 2024

We passed quite a few bills in the House this past week. We have a lot more to get done before session ends on May 8th and I will be sure to provide updates when I can.

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