Phil Young Takes Oath of Office

March 5, 2018

Phil Young (D-Stratford) today was officially sworn in as the state representative from the 120th House District. Secretary of the State Denise Merrill presided over the ceremony in the State Capitol. Rep. Young was elected February 27th in a special election.

“It is an honor to serve the people of Stratford in the Connecticut House of Representatives,” Rep. Young said. “I plan to work very hard for my constituents. We have a lot of work ahead of us, and I am ready for challenge.”

Rep. Young, a professional chef, has served as Majority Leader on the Stratford Town Council. Young has held leadership roles in the Connecticut Citizen’s Action Group and CT Public Interest Research Group.

“We welcome Representative Young to the House Democratic caucus, and I look forward to working with him as he begins his tenure as the newest member of the House of Representatives,” said Speaker of the House Joe Aresimowicz (D-Berlin/Southington). “Phil has a record of standing up for consumers, for fiscal accountability and for the environment. I’m proud to have him on our team.”

Rep. Young will serve on the legislature’s Transportation, Environment and Housing committees.

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