Women's Health Rights

January 20, 2017

Rep. Simmons Among Democratic Women Legislators Introducing Package of Bills to Protect CT Women's Health Rights

State Representative Caroline Simmons (D-Stamford) is among seven Democratic women state legislators hosting a press conference on Monday. The event is January 23rd in Hearing Room 1-A at the Legislative Office Building in Hartford. Rep. Simmons and her legislative colleagues will introduce a package of five proposed bills designed to ensure that Connecticut continues to protect a variety of women’s health rights, even as anti-choice Republicans introduce bills seeking to limit those rights.

WHO: Democratic State Senator Mae Flexer; Democratic State Representatives Christine Conley, Liz Linehan, Kelly Luxenberg, Cristin McCarthy Vahey, Robyn Porter and Caroline Simmons; and many others.

WHAT: press conference detailing a package of five legislative bills designed to guarantee a variety of women’s rights in Connecticut.

WHEN: 11 a.m. Monday, January 23, 2017

WHERE: Hearing Room 1-A, Legislative Office Building, Hartford