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Current News & Issues
FREE PUBLIC DENTAL CLINIC "MISSION OF MERCY" (CTMOM) TO BE HOSTED IN DANBURY CONNECTICUT
Connecticut residents that lack dental coverage are invited to attend Connecticut’s Mission of Mercy free dental clinic at the O’Neil Center at Western Connecticut State University’s West Side Campus Friday-Saturday, March 20-21st starting at 6 a.m. READ MORE
STUDENT LOAN BILL OF RIGHTS
I joined with State Representatives Matt Lesser, Roberta Willis, House Leadership as well as many legislators and advocates in support of HB 6915, An Act Concerning A Student Loan Bill of Rights. The bill would establish a student loan ombudsman to regulate student loan servicers and assist students, graduates, and parents navigate the student loan process. 64 percent of graduates in Connecticut have student loan debt, graduating with an average debt of $30,191.
BRIDGEPORT DELEGATION APPLAUD STATE ‘SMART START’ GRANT FOR 60 NEW SLOTS FOR PRE-K STUDENTS
The $464,000 Bridgeport grant is one of 14 grants announced by Governor Dannel P. Malloy; more than $3.5 million in state funding is being awarded to 14 towns and cities across Connecticut that will expand the availability of high-quality preschool to 416 new children. READ MORE
MAJOR FUNDING APPROVED FOR BRIDGEPORT
Bridgeport Legislators Hail Over $16 Million in Funding for Various Projects in the City. READ MORE
REP. STALLWORTH ISSUES STATEMENT ON FERGUSON GRAND JURY DECISION
Reverend/Representative Charlie Stallworth and the Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance held a press conference on the Ferguson Grand Jury Decision.
WATCH THE VIDEO