Posted on December 19, 2018 by admin
House Republican Leader Themis Klarides recently announced the 2019-2020 legislative committee assignments for State Representative Stephanie Cummings (R-74).
Representative Cummings, who begins her second term representing the 74th General Assembly District of the East End and East Mountain sections of Waterbury, is being promoted to serve as Ranking Member of the Commerce Committee. The Commerce Committee is a small-business-oriented committee that has cognizance over matters concerning the Department of Economic and Community Development. Ranking Members are the minority party’s designated leaders of joint committees.
In addition to her new role, Rep. Cummings will continue her dedicated service on the legislature’s powerful Judiciary Committee and also serve on the Children’s Committee.
“I want to thank House Republican Leader Klarides for appointing me to serve as ranking member of the Commerce Committee,” Rep. Cummings said. “As a lifelong supporter of Connecticut’s business community, I look forward to working with my colleagues to find ways to bring stability and growth to the local businesses that are the backbone of our state’s economy. Together, we can tackle the difficult issues and move Connecticut forward.”
For more information, and to read descriptions of the duties and responsibilities of each legislative committee please go to www.cga.ct.gov and click on the “Committees” tab.
Posted on December 6, 2018 by admin
State Representative Stephanie Cummings (R-74) will be raising money for local residents in need by collecting for the Salvation Army at the Reidville Drive Stop and Shop on December 20.
When: Thursday, December 20, 2017 from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Where: Stop and Shop – 410 Reidville Dr., Waterbury, CT
Rep. Cummings welcomes all constituents to stop by the store and help make the fundraising event a success! If you are unable to make it on December 20th you can also visit the Salvation Army’s website at www.salvationarmyusa.org to learn of other ways to do good this holiday season; for example, by donating cars, clothing, household goods, airline miles, bonds and stocks, or volunteering for the community.
As a group, the Republican caucuses have raised more than $200,000 for the Salvation Army over the past several years. The Salvation Army responds to natural disasters such as wildfires and tornadoes, provides meals and toys to families in need, and conducts research and analyses regarding human needs around the country. They also provide adult rehabilitation, veteran services, elderly services, missing person searches, housing assistance, youth recreation, sponsorship, and support in the fight to end human trafficking.
Posted on December 3, 2018 by admin
State Representative Stephanie Cummings (R-74) & her community partners are excited to announce locations for the 2018 Veterans Holiday Giving Trees. The holiday trees and their “ornaments” – available between Monday, December 3 and Thursday, December 20 – help provide assistance to Connecticut Veterans in need this holiday season.
How It Works:
“By collecting much-needed clothing, personal care items and sundries to help the brave, local men and women who volunteer to protect our nation we can say thank you in a tangible, personal way,” Rep. Cummings said. “As a strong supporter of our military, it is my honor to continue the great tradition of giving the Waterbury community shows to its veterans, especially during the holiday season.”
Ornaments are available at one of the Holiday Giving Tree community partner locations