CURRENT NEWS

Women's Bipartisan Caucus - Education Issues

July 14, 2020

Leaders of the legislature’s bipartisan Women’s Caucus, Co-Chairs State Rep. Dorinda Borer (D-West Haven) and State Rep. Rosa Rebimbas (R-Naugatuck) sent communications to Education Commissioner Cardona requesting information on the school re-opening plan and to offer recommendations. And also, requesting Attorney General Tong, to reconsider state’s appeal to the recent ruling of the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut, in A.R. v. Connecticut State Board of Education.

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Evaluation on Sewage Spill in NH Region Requested

July 10, 2020

My colleague, Rep. Reyes and I sent a letter to the Commissioner of Energy and Environmental Protection Department requesting an evaluation and report of the process that was followed relating to the recent  2.1 million gallon sewage spill in the New Haven region on July 7.

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Happy 4th of July - Weekly Highlights

July 3, 2020

As we continue to monitor the ever-evolving stream of information related to the pandemic, I am encouraged by Connecticut's declining numbers as well as the overall cooperation from our residents.

We still have some road ahead of us to full recovery, but if we all continue to follow safety guidelines, we will get there.

Happy 4th of July!

Although this year's 4th of July celebrations and fireworks displays will be affected because of the pandemic, I still hope you have a ‘sparkling’ weekend!!!

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DMV Offices Partially Re-Open

June 24, 2020

I know many of you have been patiently awaiting the reopening of the DMV. Now with the State’s readiness to slowly open along with proper safety measures in place, the DMV announced the new soft opening by appointment only.

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Women's Caucus Press Conference

June 16, 2020

The Women's Bipartisan Legislative Caucus, that I am proud to lead as co-chair, held a press conference at the State Capitol, to discuss our work related to how COVID-19 has impacted nursing homes residents, their families and the nursing home front line healthcare workers across the state.

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Women's Caucus Press Conference - Nursing Homes

June 16, 2020

The Women's Bipartisan Legislative Caucus, that I am proud to lead as co-chair, held a press conference at the State Capitol, to discuss our work related to how COVID-19 has impacted nursing homes residents, their families and the nursing home front line healthcare workers across the state and to request that the Governor include areas they have identified as needing review in the independent audit Governor Lamont announced last week.

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