Sean Scanlon discusses Ethan's Law at a recent press conference as the parents of Ethan Song listen.

Scanlon Praises Committee On Ethan's Law

March 19, 2019

Rep. Sean Scanlon praised the chairs and members of the Judiciary Committee Wednesday for voting to move HB 7218, known as Ethan's Law, forward. Scanlon introduced Ethan’s Law with Ethan’s parents, Mike and Kristin Song of Guilford, in January.

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2019 National Campaign To End The R Word

March 5, 2019

Rep. Sean Scanlon began today by meeting with a group of “awesome leaders” at Guilford High School who are working to End the R Word. The goal of the annual campaign is to help raise awareness about the dehumanizing and hurtful effects of the word retarded. Calling for equality and compassion as he has in previous campaigns, Scanlon signed the pledge to help erase the R word from our vocabulary.

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Attacking High Cost Of Prescription Drugs

February 28, 2019

Rep. Sean Scanlon and Sen. Matt Lesser, co-chairs of the Insurance and Real Estate Committee, joined State Comptroller Kevin Lembo and advocates to announce new legislation to address the high cost of prescription drugs.

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Hearing On Public Option For Insurance

February 11, 2019

National and state-based health care experts will testify Wednesday before members of the Insurance and Human Services committees on the merits of creating a public option for health insurance. “The cost of health insurance is skyrocketing for Connecticut families and businesses, and this hearing is a chance for our committees and the public to hear about how creating a public health insurance option can lower costs and ensure that every citizen in our state has access to quality, affordable health care," Rep. Scanlon says.

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