Posted on April 2, 2019 by admin
HARTFORD – As a member of the Interstate Compact on Education Opportunity for Military Children, the State of Connecticut must maintain a State Council that ensures state and local government, school districts and military installations cooperate in complying with the compact and its required activities. Council membership must include the State Superintendent of Education, the superintendent of a school district with a high population of military children, a military representative, and one representative…
Posted on March 27, 2019 by admin
HARTFORD – State Representative Holly Cheeseman (R-37) is inviting constituents to meet with her at the Salem Town Hall to discuss what’s happening at the Capitol this session. Rep. Cheeseman will be reviewing current major issues and the status of the state budget. Constituents are encouraged to attend if they have any questions or concerns about state government.
Posted on March 25, 2019 by admin
EAST LYME – Last week State Representative Holly Cheeseman (R-37) and State Senator Paul Formica (R-20) spoke as panelists to the Eastern Connecticut Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Program Class of 2020 at the East Lyme Town Hall. The legislators explained their roles in leadership in their careers.
“Don’t be afraid to step forward,” Rep. Cheeseman advised the class.
This program prepares promising leaders for positions of responsibility by acquainting them with significant community processes and pressing issues. Participants engage in discussions with established leaders, go behind-the-scenes at the region’s key institutions, build their leadership skills, create a lasting network of contacts, and give back to the community with a meaningful group project.