There has been a surge in hate crimes targeting the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community. AAPI Hate, a reporting center that started tracking these incidents last March, said they have received 3,795 reports of hate crimes over the past year.
Telehealth services – which have provided safe and secure options for healthcare professionals to treat patients during the pandemic – have been expanded and extended through an executive order signed over the weekend by Governor Lamont.
Tomorrow, I will join my legislative colleagues at the State Capitol for another session day to vote on several important bills. A session day is a key part of our legislative process as it is the time when all the members of the House of Representatives gather to debate, consider and vote on legislation.