Preventing Human Trafficking

June 26, 2017

I am proud that last year Connecticut became the first state to require hotel workers to be trained in detecting and reporting human trafficking. Connecticut is serving as a model and a leader for states around the country fighting this horrific crime.

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CT is among the best for children education

June 19, 2017

Our state tops the nation in the rate of kids going to preschool and is lowest when it comes to child and teen death rates. In education, the state ranks fourth overall, but we still have more work to do to combat poverty and other issues affecting children. I will do everything I can to ensure that Connecticut remains a leader in education and to eliminate poverty despite our fiscal challenges.

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Logan Gibbons and his family joined me in testifying in front of the Public Safety and Security Committee in support of the legislation earlier this year


Logan's Project Bill Goes to the Governor's Desk!

June 7, 2017

The General Assembly has approved my bill to create a statewide training program on children with autism who wander.

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Bill Updates

June 5, 2017

I'm happy to have voted in favor of two pieces of legislation allowing grandparents to petition for visitation rights and allowing motorists to use an electronic copy of their auto insurance during a traffic stop.

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