Sanchez Lauds Smalley Elementary School

October 9, 2019

New Britain's education system continues to get better. This year we are blessed to have the new Smalley Elementary School open on West Street. Having fought for state funding of Smalley, I am thrilled it is finally open for our students.

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New CT Laws Becoming Effective Oct. 1

October 4, 2019

Many new laws went into effect on Oct 1, including raising the age of purchasing tobacco products (including e-cigarettes and vaping products) to age 21, mental health parity insurance requirements and increased penalties for the sale of fentanyl. -- Cathy

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Scanlon Celebrates New "Tobacco 21" Law

October 2, 2019

Rep. Sean Scanlon celebrated Connecticut’s “Tobacco 21” law that took effect Oct. 1. The new law raises the minimum age to buy tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, from 18 to 21. He also called for state government to take further action to address the dramatic increase in vaping among young people.

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New Education Laws

September 11, 2019

We passed important new laws last session to make sure our kids get the best education possible.

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