Expanded Access to Health Coverage for Personal Care AttendantsMarch 17, 2023
Personal care attendants (PCAs) will have additional access to affordable health insurance after an agreement was reached to expand the application deadline for PCAs to apply for the first round of the new premium assistance benefit.
How to Avoid Tax ScamsMarch 14, 2023
Tax filing season is upon us. As you prepare to file, I urge you to be mindful of potential scams. The IRS produces a list of "dirty dozen" tax scams. While these scams can occur year-round, they tend to increase during this time of the year. It’s wise to stay on top of the latest list of common issues—and take some simple steps to stay safe from them.
New Britain Delegation Welcomes Over $810K to Support New Britain SchoolsDecember 7, 2022
Today, members of the New Britain legislative delegation – Senator Rick Lopes, Rep. Manny Sanchez, Rep. Peter Tercyak, Rep. Bobby Sanchez, and Rep. Gary Turco – welcomed Governor Lamont’s and the State Bond Commission’s approval of $811,484 to support improvements at three schools in New Britain. The school improvement funding for technology lab and instructional technology upgrades will benefit Northend Elementary School, Slade Middle School, and Pulaski Middle School in New Britain.
State Bond Commission Approves Over $1 Million for Improvements to YMCA Facility in New BritainApril 5, 2022
The planned energy efficient window replacement and air conditioning upgrades would support health safety, the ability for youth and adults to utilize the facility, and cost-savings on gas and electricity for the YMCA.
New Britain Legislators Welcome Over $2.1 Million for Wheeler Clinic to Expand Its Health ServicesApril 4, 2022
The funding will support renovations to enhance the range of health services offered by Wheeler’s federally qualified health center at its new 40 Hart Street location in New Britain
Nutmeg TV InterviewJanuary 31, 2022
An update on state and local issues, as well as some background on how I got my start in politics
Restaurant Recovery GrantDecember 22, 2020
Approximately 1,500 to 2,000 small and mid-size businesses that have been hurt by the pandemic will receive funds beginning New Year's Eve.
COVID Alert CTNovember 17, 2020
Connecticut residents can now take advantage of a new notification app that will help mitigate the spread of COVID-19 throughout their communities.