Torrington Middle School Students Visit State Capitol

Posted on April 5, 2024


HARTFORD – On Friday, April 5th, Torrington Middle School students visited the State Capitol Complex as part of their civics unit. The students were able to tour the Legislative Office Building, where most of the legislature’s hearings and committee work takes place, as well as the State Capitol. The group visited the Senate Chamber, where they were greeted by State Rep. Jay Case and State Sen. Lisa Seminara. The group then went to the House Chamber where they were able to ask lawmakers basic questions

April is World Autism Month

Posted on April 2, 2024


April is World Autism Month. Join us in spreading awareness about Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), what resources are available, and to dismantle negative stigma that can be associated with it. Our caucus will continue to strive to craft policies, similar to P.A. 23-137 that eliminated wait lists for services and expanded autism Medicaid waivers, that promote a more inclusive society.

Resources available:

>>>DPH, Connecticut Collaborative to Improve Autism Services (Click Here)

>>>DSS, Autism Spectrum

Oliver Wolcott Technical High School Students Visit Capitol

Posted on March 28, 2024


HARTFORD – Engineering students from Oliver Wolcott Technical High School made a trip to the State Capitol on Wednesday, March 27. The students had the opportunity to engage in the legislature’s annual “Manufacturing Day” that showcases job opportunities and programs available to Connecticut students who are interested in manufacturing.

“I appreciated meeting with the students who made the trip out to Hartford from Torrington. Manufacturing is quickly growing industry within the state and the opportunities