Capitol UpdateMay 12, 2023
As your representative in Hartford, I wanted to keep you updated on the latest happenings at the Capitol.
Breaking Down the State Budget ProcessApril 20, 2023
After weeks of holding public hearings, the Finance, Revenue, and Bonding Committee and Appropriations Committee approved their budget proposals.
Halfway through the 2023 Legislative SessionMarch 29, 2023
The CGA has been in session since January 5th and is hard at work. This "long" session runs until the second week in June (which differs from a "short" session that goes from February to May). Our primary task is to adopt a 46-billion-dollar biennial state budget.
A Duck Day Recap & Legislative UpdateFebruary 2, 2023
It's hard to believe we're already a month into the Legislative Session! With this in mind, I wanted to send you an update on what I've been up to around our district and at the Capitol.
Appointment as House Chair of Public Safety and Security CommitteeDecember 9, 2022
I wanted to share with you my appointment as the House Chair of the Public Safety and Security Committee by Speaker of the House Matt Ritter and House Majority Leader Jason Rojas.
Breaking Ground on the CTNG Putnam Readiness CenterNovember 1, 2022
I wanted to update you on a major project in the region. This past Friday, as the House Chairman of the Joint Committee on Veterans' Affairs, I had the honor of participating in the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Connecticut National Guard Readiness Center located just past the Pomfret line in Putnam.
Woodstock Academy Increases Student Support with Addition of Substance Abuse CounselorSeptember 26, 2022
The Woodstock Academy has proudly partnered with Project Courage, a behavioral and mental health center specializing in substance use prevention and recovery, for the 2022-23 school year. The partnership agreement will provide a trained substance abuse counselor on-site at The Woodstock Academy two days per week to support students in need.
Brooklyn, Eastford, Pomfret Receive STEAP Grants for Capital Improvement ProjectsSeptember 19, 2022
Brooklyn, Eastford, and Pomfret were selected to receive a total of $719,038.28 in state grants through the Small Town Economic Assistance Program for capital improvement projects.