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Cheeseman, Area Lawmakers Push for More Safety Precautions at Gardner Lake State Park in Salem

Posted on February 28, 2024


HARTFORD- State Reps. Holly Cheeseman (R-37), Kathleen McCarty (R-38) and Irene Haines (R-34) along with Salem First Selectman Ed Chmielewski came together to support a legislative proposal which develops a safety capacity for Gardner Lake State Park in order to protect public safety in the area.

The legislation, 5216, An Act Concerning The Safety Capacity At Gardner Lake State Park received a public hearing in the legislature’s Environment Committee on Wednesday February 28th.

According to the

Cheeseman Looks to Protect CT Youth from Cannabis Products

Posted on February 27, 2024


HARTFORD- State Rep. Holly Cheeseman (R-37) testified in the General Law committee on February 22nd (VIDEO) in support of a proposed bill that would limit the sale of cannabis or high-THC hemp to licensed cannabis dispensaries and ban the use of promotional discounts.

The proposed bill 5150, An Act Concerning Cannabis and Hemp Regulation would make it illegal to sell cannabis, or high-THC hemp, products from businesses not licensed as a cannabis retailer in this state a violation under the Connecticut

Cheeseman, House Republicans Unveil 2024 Caucus Proposals Focused on Making CT More Affordable

Posted on February 23, 2024


HARTFORD—State Rep. Holly Cheeseman (R-37) along with her House Republican colleagues, in advance of the start of the 2024 legislative session, unveiled proposals Thursday they say will maintain the state’s fiscal stability while making Connecticut a more affordable place to live.

Among the proposals is a call to amend the State Constitution to protect the “fiscal guardrails” that have allowed the state to build a solid Rainy-Day Fund and begin to pay down long-term debt.

“We need to maintain the