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Rep. Floren Meets with Executive Team of Stamford Health

Posted on March 27, 2019 by admin


The Stamford, Greenwich, New Canaan and Wilton legislative delegations recently met with Stamford Health President and CEO, Kathy Silard, and her executive staff to discuss the extensive patient-centered programs offered at the hospital. There was also a discussion of proposals being considered in the General Assembly that would impact the independent, not-for-profit health system.

Rep. Floren Honors Legacy of Prudence Crandall, Late State Rep. Betty Boukus

Posted on March 20, 2019 by admin


Today, we celebrated Connecticut’s Heroine and an iconic American educator, Prudence Crandall. Prudence broke barriers by accepting young African American women into her school because she believed everyone had the right to a quality education. My late colleague and dear friend, State Rep. Betty Boukus, played a key role in securing funding for the statue commemorating Prudence, which can be found in the South Lobby of the State Capitol.

Rep. Floren Advocates for More Funding for School Security During Press Conference

Posted on February 28, 2019 by admin


Rep. Floren joined the School Security Working Group for a press conference on Wednesday, February 27 to discuss methods to better protect our children and create a safer learning environment. The three prongs of school safety and security are: educational, emotional, and hardening of the physical plant. Last year, the legislature bonded and allocated $10 million in competitive grants and have $5 million remaining authorized, but unallocated. As Ranking Member of the Bonding Subcommittee, Rep. Floren

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