Legislation would protect students who can't pay for their school lunch

March 5, 2020

Unfortunately, there are occasions where students have been shamed, embarrassed – even humiliated – because they came to school with no money or not enough to buy lunch.

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UPDATE: Senate Bill 16, An Act Concerning the Adult Use of Cannabis

March 2, 2020

The Legislature is again considering a bill to legalize cannabis for adult, recreational use. Senate Bill 16, An Act Concerning the Adult Use of Cannabis, was the subject of a public hearing today before the Judiciary Committee.

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Allie-Brennan presented with the 2019 Humane Legislator Award

February 14, 2020

Rep. Allie-Brennan is the proud recipient of the 2019 Humane Legislator Award for his commitment to animal rights. The lawmaker accepted the Humane Society of the United States award at the Danbury Animal Welfare Society in Bethel on February 8th.

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“Let the 2020s be a decade of climate action” op-ed published in the Hartford Courant

January 30, 2020

The beginning of the 2020 legislative session marks a moment in time where we can re-evaluate the way we've been tacking the climate crisis. 

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