CURRENT NEWS

White House Visit on Child Care Legislation

July 21, 2023

I was honored to participate in a discussion at the White House on Wednesday to discuss how Connecticut is improving child care. 91 legislators from 41 states convened to share recent child care policy achievements and to support their work to make child care more affordable.

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Kids Go To the Museum For Free!

July 14, 2023

Children and an accompanying adult will get into dozens of museums across the state for free once again thanks to the Connecticut Summer at the Museum program.

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Celebrating a New Law Protecting Our Children

June 26, 2023

Governor Ned Lamont signed House Bill 6737, An Act Establishing the Crime of Harmful Communication with a Minor, into law. This creates a Class A Misdemeanor for any adult over the age of 25 who intentionally targets a minor through online communication for the purpose of exploiting or abusing that child.

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Tax Cuts on the Way

June 16, 2023

The House of Representatives wrapped up the legislative session. We passed historic tax cuts and unprecedented public education funding for our state while securing $160,000 for local organizations.

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Local Funding Boost in State Budget

June 9, 2023

The House of Representatives wrapped up the legislative session. We passed historic tax cuts and unprecedented public education funding for our state while securing $160,000 for local organizations.

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Funding for Senior Citizens

June 2, 2023

The House of Representatives is meeting nearly every day between now and June 7, when the legislative session comes to an end. As we vote on bills, I want to inform you that Connecticut has been awarded $10 million in state funding from the American Rescue Plan to upgrade and enhance our senior centers.

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Summer Camps Get State Funding!

May 26, 2023

Camp Argo and Peck Place School in Orange received state funds for new learning opportunities over the next two summers. The comes from the Connecticut Summer Enrichment Program, which is designed to connect students whose education was compromised during the pandemic.

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