Back to School Safety Tips

Posted on August 17, 2022


With school starting and thousands of children soon waiting at the end of their driveways or on the side of a road for the bus, I wanted to remind everyone to be careful on our public roadways.

When school is in session drivers should use EXTRA caution, especially near bus stops, schools, playgrounds, and athletic fields.

Safety tips for drivers:

  • State law prohibits passing a school bus with its lights flashing. Some school buses are equipped with cameras to record passing drivers.
  • Observe the no-passing

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Tax Free Week is Sunday, August 21 – Saturday, August 27

Posted on August 12, 2022


Friends and Neighbors,

With inflation causing prices to rise, we are paying more for everything we purchase, including food, clothing and fuel, and saving money is more important than ever.

I have consistently advocated for additional tax relief for Connecticut families but the governor and the majority party have opposed and stalled those sincere efforts to provide meaningful relief to Connecticut’s residents.

That being said, with school less than two weeks away for some students, I want to remind

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Connecticut Insurance Department Announces Public Informational Meeting on August 15 for Health Insurance Rate request Filings

Posted on August 11, 2022


The Connecticut Insurance Department is asking for public comment during an August 15 informational public meeting on the health insurance proposals filed by CIGNA Health & Life, CTCare Inc., CTCare Benefits Inc., and the ConnectiCare Insurance Company, Inc. for 2023 plans both on and off Access Health CT, the state’s federal Affordable Care Act exchange.

The public informational meeting will be held in a hybrid format, both in person at the Legislative Office Building, Hartford, and online. The

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Rep. Harrison Achieves Another Perfect 100% Legislative Voting Record

Posted on August 8, 2022


For the second straight year of her first term, State Representative Cindy Harrison (R-69, Bridgewater, Roxbury, Southbury, and Washington) recorded a perfect 100% attendance for voting in the 2022 legislative session.

Perfect voting attendance is a remarkable accomplishment and a testament to Representative Harrison’s dedication to her community and the people of the 69th district.

According to statistics compiled by the House Clerk’s office for the 2022 session, Representative Harrison cast a vote

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CT Summer at the Museum

Posted on July 27, 2022


The popular “Connecticut Summer at the Museum” program has returned for the 2022 summer season, which enables Connecticut children to receive FREE ADMISSION at more than 130 museums across the state during the summer months.

Originally established in 2021 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the program is a way of providing children with engaging summer enrichment and learning experiences. It is funded by money Connecticut received from the federal government under the American Rescue Plan Act

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