William Tong
At the Capitol:
Legislative Office Building, Room 2502
Hartford, CT 06106-1591
(860) 240-8585 | 1-800-842-8267
William.Tong@cga.ct.gov
In the District:
99 Chestnut Hill Road
Stamford, CT 06903-4030

Current News & Issues

July 9, 2015
REP. TONG PRAISES BIPARTISAN EFFORTS AT SIGNING OF 2ND CHANCE JUSTICE BILL
Rep. William Tong, House chairman of the Judiciary Committee, joined other officials Thursday at Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s bill signing ceremony at the State Capitol commemorating the final passage into law of the “Second Chance Society” legislation Malloy introduced earlier this year. READ MORE

July 7, 2015
STAMFORD DELEGATION SECURES EXPANSION FOR
STAMFORD’S ROGERS INTERNATIONAL MAGNET SCHOOL

Attendance in Stamford Public Schools has grown by nearly 5,000 new students in the past fifteen years and more growth is expected in the future. Today, Stamford’s delegation to the General Assembly announced that they have secured funding for a critical expansion of the Rogers International Inter-District Magnet School which will help meet the growing demand for classroom space in the city. READ MORE

May 29, 2015
HOUSE OKS TONG BILL REFORMING CHILD ABUSE, SEXUAL MISCONDUCT REPORTING LAWS IN SCHOOLS
Citing the legislation as his most important of the year, Rep. William Tong led the House of Representatives in passage of a bill he introduced that protects children from child abuse and sexual misconduct in Connecticut schools. READ MORE

May 27, 2015
TONG LEADS PASSAGE OF JUVENILE SENTENCING BILL
Rep. William Tong, co-chairman of the legislature’s Judiciary Committee, led the House of Representatives’ overwhelming approval of a bill that would ban lifetime sentences for juveniles. READ MORE
READ THE JOURNAL-INQUIRER ARTICLE

May 14, 2015
STAMFORD RECEIVES GRANT FOR PRE-SCHOOL
Representative William Tong joined his colleagues who represent Stamford in praising the State Bond Commission’s approval of a $75,000 grant for pre-K education in Stamford. READ MORE

April 22, 2015
NEW STAMFORD PARKING GARAGE NEEDED NOW
Rep. William Tong tells WCBS 880 that it is imperative to move forward as quickly as possible with construction of a new parking garage to replace one of the crumbling older parking garages at the Stamford Transportation Center. READ MORE
READ CBS NEW YORK NEWS STORY

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