COVID Update 6.3

June 3, 2020

I went to Hartford yesterday for the first time since March 11, to retrieve some items from my office. It was eerie to be in the empty Legislative Office Building, where I saw a total of three people, the first of whom was a member of the State Capitol Police.

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COVID Update 6.1

June 1, 2020

It was a different kind of long weekend, filled with jarring contrasts. While our daughter in Minneapolis was sending us first hand reports of that city’s pain, fear, and violence, our other daughter attended a friend’s online college graduation.

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State Capitol Update Week of 5/25

May 29, 2020

One of the by-products of the pandemic is anxiety. Whether related to health concerns, economic concerns, or a combination of the two, much of it is due to the fact that so much is beyond our individual control. 

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COVID Update 5.27

May 27, 2020

Dear Neighbor,

I hope everyone was able to enjoy the long Memorial Day weekend.  The traditional Memorial Day parades were cancelled throughout the district because of the pandemic, but there were still plenty of opportunities to honor those veterans who gave their lives for our country. 

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