Child Tax Payments Applications Open

June 7, 2022

Applications for the Child Tax Payments that was included as part of a historic $600 million in tax cuts in our 2022 state budget are now open through July 31, 2022 - recipients will receive funds beginning in late August.

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Updates to CT Red Flag Laws Take Effect

June 6, 2022

Last year, my legislative colleagues and I passed critical updates to our groundbreaking "Red Flag" law, otherwise known as its Risk Warrant or Risk Protection Order statute, in an effort to better protect residents, families, and communities from gun violence.

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End of Session Town Hall

May 12, 2022

I will be hosting an End-of-Session in-person Town Hall next Tuesday, May 17 at 6:00 p.m. with my colleague, Senator Will Haskell.

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Addressing Catalytic Converters

May 3, 2022

Like other states across the country, CT has seen an increase in the theft of catalytic converters. With the passage of SB 256, we are working to interrupt the process of profiting off stolen catalytic converters by aiding law enforcement in the tracking and identification of potential criminal activity.

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Children's Mental Health

May 2, 2022

I supported HB 5001 - An Act Concerning Children's Mental Health, a transformative legislation that responds directly to the youth mental health crisis, which has been exacerbated by the impacts of the pandemic, presenting itself in the form of increased rates of depression, suicide and self-harm among adolescents.

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