Victims of Harvey need our help! Governor Dannel P. Malloy announced that the State has deployed a C-130H cargo plane and eight Airmen from the 103rd Airlift Wing of the Connecticut National Guard to help with Hurricane Harvey response and recovery efforts in Texas.
I was pleased to join my colleague, State Rep.Liz Linehan for a town hall discussion on the state budget Wednesday.
This was a great opportunity for our local residents to ask questions about the budget proposals in front of the legislature and provide their input prior to our vote when we meet for special session.
Thank you to all who attended the forum at Wallingford’s Public Library.
It is an honor to lead the legislative business in the House on a busy session day. Voting on bills that have been discussed and vetted through the legislative process is how we show respect and commitment to the work we do as legislators.
I joined Al Terzi, host of The Real Story on Fox CT, and Lou Birch from Citizens Campaign for the Environment, to talk about pending legislation on the returnable bottle law.
Today I joined colleagues, Save The Sound, CT Fund for Environment, advocacy groups, DEEP and DPH at a press conference highlighting World Water Day and all of the things that Connecticut is doing to ensure safe, clean drinking water and clean waterways across the state.
Mary Mushinsky (D-Wallingford) has been tapped to serve in a new leadership capacity by Speaker of the House Joe Aresimowicz (D-Berlin/Southington). Mushinsky, who has been serving since 1981, has been named Assistant Deputy Speaker.