CURRENT NEWS

A Day in the Life

March 1, 2024

Life at the Capitol is full of unexpected twists, predictable tedium, long nights, and each new morning, the joy that comes with knowing we can make meaningful change.

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Funding for Heating Help Bolstered

February 21, 2024

We approved $17 million in additional funds for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) and Operation Fuel – two important programs that many residents and families rely on for cold weather heating assistance.

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A Mind of Winter

February 13, 2024

It’s Tuesday, and as much of the state is shut down due to the storm, I’m taking a break from legislative work to reflect on the deepening snow outside my window.

Amid the wrenched backs, canceled meetings, lost wages, and possible accidents — all of which should be noted for the real distress they cause — this snowfall is a blessing.

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Honoring a Trailblazer

February 1, 2024

I’m so proud to announce that Governor Lamont has proclaimed today, February 1, as “Constance Baker Motley Day" in Connecticut.

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Rep. Palm Welcomes TRIP Funding for Haddam

January 31, 2024

I'm happy to announce that Haddam is one of ten towns chosen for significant grants that will improve infrastructure. The town is set to receive $782,916 to finish the sidewalks in Haddam Center from Jail Hill Road to the UCONN Extension Center.

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Leaving the Hardest Job I've Ever Loved

January 30, 2024

By now you may have seen in the news that I’m not seeking re-election for a fourth term as your state representative. This decision was a hard one, but it’s the right one. And to quote my favorite Beatle, “all things must pass.”

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