VIDEO: Remarks at the Sound Off for Climate Action Event

April 5, 2024

On Wednesday, I stood with legislative colleagues, including members of the Climate Caucus, as well as environmental advocates, including members of the CT Coalition for Climate Action, for "Sound Off for Climate Action," to support several environmental bills, including HB 5004 (taking action on climate change), HB 5485 (reducing vehicle emissions), and HB 5232 (increasing solar deployment). In my remarks, I issued a sincere apology to the young people of our state, on behalf of my generation. And when we hear misinformation, we need to correct the record.

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If Not Now, When?

March 20, 2024

Today the Legislature’s Environment Committee voted along party lines to advance HB 5004 - an ambitious omnibus bill to address climate change — to the full House for a vote.

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A Day in the Life

March 1, 2024

Life at the Capitol is full of unexpected twists, predictable tedium, long nights, and each new morning, the joy that comes with knowing we can make meaningful change.

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Funding for Heating Help Bolstered

February 21, 2024

We approved $17 million in additional funds for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) and Operation Fuel – two important programs that many residents and families rely on for cold weather heating assistance.

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