2016 Children's Champion

September 20, 2016

The CT Early Childhood Alliance has recognized Rep. Fleischmann as a 2016 Children's Champion.

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Candelaria Recognized As Children’s Champion

September 16, 2016

Rep. Candelaria was recognized as a 2016 Children's Champion by the members of the Connecticut Early Childhood Alliance for his leadership on issues related to Connecticut's young children and his focus on critical early childhood education.

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Rep. Urban at the Global Child School


2016 Children's Champion

September 14, 2016

I was honored to be presented the 2016 Children’s Champion award by the Connecticut Early Childhood Alliance (CECA) today at the Global Child School, an early childhood school and care center in Stonington.

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Rep. Urban and Rep. Matt Ritter

Rep. Urban with Rep. Matt Ritter, Co-chair of the Public Health Committee

Protecting Children from Lead Exposure

September 13, 2016

I recently joined my colleagues on the Children's and Public Health Committees for a joint forum on lead exposure in children. The forum was held to review Connecticut’s current efforts to screen children for lead and the progress made in reducing childhood lead poisoning.

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