Time to "Change the Script"

March 14, 2018

The Change the Script campaign is a new tool in our fight against the opioid epidemic.

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Urban Skewers Crumb Rubber Advocate

March 8, 2018

Julie Lemay works for crumb rubber manufacturers and the other day she tried to tell my Committee on Children there is no health concern for the children who play on playground surfaces made of the recycled tire rubber, a substance proven to contain CARGINOGENS!

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Scanlon Calls For Drug Price Transparency

March 6, 2018

Rep. Sean Scanlon and state Comptroller Kevin Lembo unveil legislation that for the first time creates transparency for pharmaceutical drug pricing in Connecticut. “Under this legislation, we will finally get our constituents the answers they deserve and dig deeper into what’s happening with drug prices so we can ultimately lower health care costs for Connecticut seniors and families,” Scanlon said.

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Save Energy, Save Lives Study

March 2, 2018

I joined Connecticut families and stakeholders for a press conference on the health impacts of carbon emissions and to highlight a new study by the American Council for an Energy Efficiency Economy, Save Energy, Save Lives, that directly links the reduction in energy consumption with positive improvements on public health.

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