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Pride Events In Westport

July 2, 2021

Happy Pride Month! Westport Pride is hosting several events during over the next few weeks, including Westport's first ever Pride Rally on June 5.

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Memorial Day

May 31, 2021

I hope you have a fun and safe Memorial Day with family and friends! Please take a moment from your picnics and  cookouts to remember why we celebrate this day. Today, and every day, I am thinking of all of those who have lost their lives serving for our country, without whom we would not have our freedom. 

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House Passes HB 6626

May 12, 2021

Early detection of breast cancer saves lives! Today, the Legislature assured increased access to early detection services.

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Early Voting Legislation

May 6, 2021

Today, the House passed by overwhelming margins a resolution seeking to amend State Constitutional limits on in-person early voting.. Connecticut is currently one of only six states that do not allow for some form of early voting.

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Food Distribution Event in Westport this Tuesday, May 4

April 30, 2021

Next Tuesday, May 4, the Westport Department of Human Services will be distributing a limited number of USDA Food Boxes at the Westport Center for Senior Activities (WCSA). The contents of the food box is a mix of shelf-stable and perishable food items including fruits, vegetables, dairy, and meats.

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Child Abuse Awareness And Prevention Press Conference

April 27, 2021

Yesterday morning, I attended a press conference that highlighted several legislative proposals which would prevent and end child sexual abuse.

I was joined by the Children's committee chairs, Representative Liz Linehan and Senator Saud Anwar, a bipartisan coalition of representatives, and leaders from nonprofits who dedicated ending child sexual misconduct through proactive policies.

The proposed legislation, which is detailed below, will ensure that every child in Connecticut is protected. They will also help us better understand the prevalence of child sexual misconduct in the state, and what we can do to eliminate it in the future.

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Celebrating Earth Day

April 21, 2021

Earth Day is tomorrow, April 22. Around the world, individuals celebrate the day through educational efforts, encouraging each of us to take actions that protect our environment and conserve natural resources.

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