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Rep. Livvy Floren on “Meet the Leaders” – June 5, 2017

State Representative Livvy Floren (R-149) speaks with David Smith about the new dynamics in the General Assembly with a divided Senate and a slim Democratic majority in the House. Rep. Floren believes the close numbers are forcing both sides to work together, which is important for Connecticut residents. They also discuss unions, bonding and the budget.

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Rep. Livvy Floren Leads House in Pledge of Allegiance (Video)

State Representative Livvy Floren (R-149) led the House of Representatives in the Pledge of Allegiance at the beginning of Session on Friday, June 2, 2017. She also received special recognition from the House Speaker.

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Rep. Floren Donates to Help-A-Hero at the Capitol

On Wednesday, May 31 at the Capitol Reps. Floren was delighted to donate to Help-A-Hero for homeless veterans. This was a great opportunity to give basic supplies such as health care and hygiene items, gift cards, footwear and cash donations to the brave men and women who served our nation. They received enough donated items to fill an entire Humvee. Thank you to Help-A-Hero for hosting this event and for all the work they do on behalf of our veterans!

Rep. Floren Marches in Glenville Memorial Day Parade in Greenwich

On Sunday, May 29, Rep. Floren had the privilege of marching in the Glenville Parade hosted by the Glenville Volunteer Fire Company, which was followed by a wreath laying ceremony at the monument next to the fire house. She was joined by her daughter, Jenny, son-in-law, Ray, and grandchildren Bella, RJ and Lina. Thank you to all who came out this weekend to honor the brave men and women who gave their lives in the line of duty. We are forever in their debt.

Greenwich Delegation Welcomes Chinese Delegation to the Capitol

Reps. Livvy Floren, Mike Bocchino and Fred Camillo welcomed Bruce McGuire, President of the Connecticut Hedge Fund Association, Jim Aiello, Chairman of the Greenwich Economic Advisory Council, and Tao Guo of the Chinese Delegation to the House Chambers on Wednesday, May 24, 2017. The Chinese city of Hangzhou, the capital of the Province of Zhejiang, signed a sister-city agreement with the Town of Greenwich. Zhejiang is becoming a financial center in China and they are hoping to create stronger ties with Connecticut to benefit both economies.

 

Greenwich Delegation Welcomes Members of Boys & Girls Club to Capitol

State Reps. Livvy Floren (R-149), Mike Bocchino (R-150) and Fred Camillo (R-151) welcomed Ryan Accurso and Nico Venegas (Youth of the Year) of the Boys and Girls Club of Greenwich to the Capitol on Wednesday, May 24, 2017. The club provides great opportunities for the community’s youth and the Greenwich Delegation is proud to lend their support.

Greenwich Tree Conservancy Branches Out to Bruce Park (Greenwich Free Press article)

State Rep. Livvy Floren joined fellow residents in a tree walk at Bruce Park hosted by the Greenwich Tree Conservancy on Sunday, May 21, 2017.

“State Representative Livvy Floren, who is also a board member of the Greenwich Tree Conservancy, congratulated the organization on its leadership.

‘To paraphrase one of my favorite quotations: A single act of leadership throws out roots in all directions, and the roots spring up and make new trees,’ said Floren.”

Thank you to the Greenwich Free Press, and especially Devon Bedoya, for covering this event and for providing this photo.

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Rep. Floren Speaks at Water Safety Task Force Press Conference

It was a pleasure to be a part of the press conference for the formation of the Water Safety Task Force and to recognize the ongoing educational work of the ZAC Foundation, a philanthropic force for good for more than seven years with water safety and swim camps in 20 locations nation-wide.

Water safety training and learning how to swim are gifts, gifts that serve people of all ages throughout life. Thank you to all of you for being able and willing to give.

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Rep. Floren Attends Realtor Rally at Bushnell Park

Rep. Floren joined many of her colleagues for the Realtor(r) Rally at Bushnell Park in Hartford this morning. Thousands of realtors from across the state were present and UConn Women’s Basketball Coach Geno Auriemma delivered the keynote address. Rep. Floren is committed to helping realtors by advocating for a more business-friendly environment to attract new companies and residents to Connecticut.

Rep. Floren Celebrates Polish Day at the Capitol

On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017, I joined in the celebration of Polish Day at the Capitol. There were great performances and remarks, and I was fortunate to have the opportunity to speak about Polish culture in my own family including my daughter-in-law, Nina, and grand-daughter, Magda.