Lesser Calls For Ban On Gun Bump Stocks

October 4, 2017

Rep. Matthew Lesser is urging his colleagues in the Connecticut General Assembly to plug a big loophole in gun-control laws and ban so-called bump stocks, which turn semiautomatic guns into automatic killing machines. Bump stocks were used in the Las Vegas massacre.

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Hurricane An Emotional Roller Coaster

October 1, 2017

Like most Americans of Puerto Rican descent, the past week — following the devastating destruction brought by Hurricane Maria — has been an emotional roller coaster for me and my family, Rep. Jason Rojas writes in an opinion article for The Courant.

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New Haven Lawmakers Rip GOP Budget

September 21, 2017

Rep. Toni Walker joined her legislative colleagues who represent New Haven and surrounding towns at a press conference to denounce the Republican state budget. “These are cuts we cannot sustain if we expect Connecticut to thrive,” Rep. Walker said.

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A Thank-You To Those Who Contacted Me

September 19, 2017

I want to thank all my constituents who were watching and communicating with me into the early hours of the morning during last week’s budget session. After going through the GOP budget, I found too many things I could not support, including deep cuts to UConn and changes to the ECS formula.

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