Healthcare remains a top priority for me. There were numerous wins this session to help expand access to high-quality, affordable healthcare.
On Friday, August 20 from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m., join the Derby Legislative Delegation at the Valley Diner, 636 New Haven Ave., Derby, for a Legislative Coffee Hour! This is a great way for you to connect with Senator Cabrera, me, State Representatives Nicole Klarides-Ditria and Mary Welander to discuss the issues that matter most to you.
From increased funding in the state budget for senior services to strengthening the Bill of Rights for nursing home residents, we passed numerous bills advocating for seniors during the 2021 legislative session. Here's a look at just some of the bills.
Just moments ago, the State Bonding Commission approved my and State Senator Jorge Cabrera's request of $2 million to renovate a 175,000-square-foot building within the Ansonia Brass complex for economic redevelopment. This a great victory for our community that will create jobs and ready the site for developers.
This session, we passed a budget cutting taxes for the middle class and working class, increasing funding for our cities, towns, and schools to historic levels, investing in social services after years of cuts, and helping small businesses that were hit hard by the pandemic.