Bright Beginnings For Fairfield

February 24, 2016

Bright Beginnings newest center opens in Fairfield creating jobs and childcare options.

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Paid Family Leave Kick Off

February 18, 2016

I joined colleagues and activists at the State Capitol to kick off a campaign to pass a statewide Paid Family and Medical Leave program.

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Town Of Norwich Is Rich In History

February 17, 2016

Folks from WTNH-TV, Channel 8, made a “zip trip” to Norwich recently to explore and found that our town, later dubbed the Rose of New England, is rich in history. Click here to see what Zip Trip: 06360 found.

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Stop Taxing Feminine Products!

February 16, 2016

I introduced a measure, HB 5119 to make feminine hygiene products exempt from the state sales tax. Taxing tampons and menstrual pads is not only a gender biased injustice, but doesn’t make sense. How is it that these essential items, purchased by half of the population, are not considered a necessity? We have to stop penalizing females. I am adding my voice to the many women who have decried this disparity, particularly women with limited means who are disproportionately impacted by this tax!

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