CURRENT NEWS

COVID-19 Update

September 2, 2020

As the State of Connecticut continues taking actions in response to the global spread of Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), Governor Ned Lamont provided updates as of 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 1, 2020.

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COVID-19 Update

August 27, 2020

As the State of Connecticut continues taking actions in response to the global spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), Governor Ned Lamont provided updates as of 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 27, 2020.

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Additional Drop Boxes and Funding For Town Clerk's Office

August 27, 2020

I believe that everyone should have the right to vote. In America's democracy, we value our ability to choose who is in office, especially through these difficult times. I want to offer Bridgeport's residents curbside voting to make it safer and easier for people who are disabled or at risk of serious illness from COVID-19. That is why I am calling for additional ballot drop boxes and funding for the Bridgeport Town Clerk's Office that processes the ballots and will be handling a much larger volume of documents than in past elections.

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DMV Extends Deadlines for Residents with Expiring Credentials

July 28, 2020

The Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles today announced that it has added to its list of extended deadlines for residents with expiring credentials. Eligible DMV credentials that expire between August 1, 2020 and September 30, 2020 are automatically covered by this extension.

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Police Accountability Bill Passes House

July 28, 2020

My colleagues and I passed legislation that will increase transparency and accountability in our state's police departments. While there was broad agreement among my colleagues, the issue of "qualified immunity" which insulates police officers and municipalities from civil lawsuits in cases of police shootings, misconduct, and abuse of power, led to hours of debate. I stood on the floor of the House and urged my colleagues to defeat an amendment seeking to preserve qualified immunity.

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