CFSA Legislator of the YearDecember 8, 2017
I am proud to announce that I have been named the 2017 “Legislator of the Year” by the Connecticut State Firefighters Association.
Bipartisan Budget ApprovedOctober 27, 2017
The state budget passed the Senate 33-3 on Wednesday and passed the House by a 126-23 vote yesterday.
Budget UpdateAugust 24, 2017
Please watch this video on my update on the budget!
Tax Free WeekAugust 18, 2017
I want to inform you about CT's Tax Free Week, which runs Sunday, August 20 to Saturday, August 26.
Coal Tar Bill Passes SenateJune 7, 2017
Rep. Pat Boyd applauds the Senate passage of a bill he championed that would prohibit the use of coal tar sealants on state and local highways.
Agriculture Rally and Press ConfereceJune 6, 2017
Farming plays a significant role in the Connecticut economy and contributes to the livelihood of our local communities. Today, I held a press conference with Rep. Dubitsky and the CT Farm Bureau-we need to stand up for CT farmers and advocate for the continuation of an independent Department of Agriculture.
Introducing Bi-Partisan Fire and EMS CaucusMay 18, 2017
I along with State Rep. Brian Ohler introduced the bi-partisan Fire and EMS Caucus today at the State Capitol. The caucus is open to all state legislators and will focus on the specific public safety issues that our first responders must navigate on a daily basis.
Hydraulic Fracking Bill Passes HouseMay 9, 2017
I am proud to announce that HB 6329 "An Act Concerning Hydraulic Fracturing Waste In Connecticut" passed the State House today 141-6.