Danbury and Newtown Receive Grants

April 2, 2019

The State Bond Commission approves funding for Danbury and Newtown.

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Tackling Prescription Drug Costs

April 1, 2019

Connecticut residents have expressed their frustration at the effects of rising prescription drug costs, so we heard your concerns and proposed HB 7174.

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Human Services Committee Moves Forward on Nursing Home Staffing Bill

March 27, 2019

Late Tuesday morning, the legislature’s Human Services Committee unanimously voted to move legislation increasing minimum staffing levels in Connecticut nursing homes from 1.9 hours per patient to 2.3 hours per patient for a vote in the General Assembly.

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Turco Talk Time - Breast Screening Coverage

March 20, 2019

I had a great time recording my first “Turco Talk Time” video in Newington with breast cancer prevention advocate and Newington resident, Jan Kritzman. Jan is a very knowledgeable and committed advocate on the issue of health insurance coverage for ultrasounds for women with dense breast tissue.

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