End of Session Highlights

June 6, 2019

With the 2019 legislative session completed, I want to give you an overview of passed legislation that is particularly good for Enfield. Before I go into the highlights, I want to thank you for giving me this incredible privilege to serve the 58th District and represent your voice here at the Capitol.

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Liquor Bill Signed Into Law

June 5, 2019

Governor Lamont signed legislation this week that makes significant changes to the state’s liquor laws.

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Breaking Down the Budget

June 4, 2019

The House of Representatives and Senate passed a budget this week which is responsible, stable, and funds the Rainy Day Fund at historic levels. The budget makes significant investments in education, job growth, and economic development while holding the line on spending. The growth rate for fixed costs in the General Fund is 1.3% and for non-fixed costs is simply 0.03%.

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Act Streamlining The Liquor Control Act

June 3, 2019

I am very proud of legislation that passed with overwhelming support in both the House and Senate regarding Connecticut’s rapidly growing craft beer, wine and cider industries. In just a few short years these industries have grown from a few hundred jobs to several thousand and generate millions for the state economy. Bridgeport is home to excellent craft breweries such as Brewport and Aspetuck Brew Labs in Bridgeport so this legislation will help them continue to grow.

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