Guidance Maintaining an Adequate Supply of Chronic Prescription Medication during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Posted on April 21, 2020 by jpheasant



The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has been closely monitoring the medical supply chain in the United States during the COVID-19 pandemic, understanding that it may be impacted, potentially leading to supply disruptions or shortages.

The Department of Consumer Protection’s (DCP) Drug Control Division has been monitoring FDA actions, and cares deeply about the significant impact that this pandemic may have on patient care. The FDA and DCP are doing everything within their authority to help

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Resource Information for Coronavirus and Helpful Links

Posted on March 18, 2020 by jpheasant


List of Emergency Orders Issued by Governor Lamont

To view the complete list of executive orders enacted by Governor Lamont, click here.

March 10, 2020: Declaration of Civil Preparedness and Public Health Emergencies

For a list of Emergency Orders from our State Agencies: Click Here


The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have created a series of informational tips and resources in order to; protect yourself and others,

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Rep. MacLachlan Encourages Literacy Through Nationwide Event

Posted on March 5, 2020 by jpheasant


State Representative Jesse MacLachlan visited Daisy Ingraham Elementary School in Westbrook on Monday as part of Read Across America Day. Rep. MacLachlan read “I Am Not Going To Get Up Today” by Dr. Seuss to 3rd grade students from Daisy Ingraham Elementary School in the morning and then “Salt in His Shoes” by Deloris Jordan to 3rd grade students from Killingworth Elementary School students in the afternoon.

Established by the National Education Association (NEA) in 1998, Read Across America Day

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Capitol Update (2/24 – 2/28)

Posted on March 4, 2020 by jpheasant


Bill to Cap the Rising Costs of Insulin
Last Tuesday, I had the opportunity to testify in front of the Insurance Committee in support of a bipartisan bill to cap the rising costs of insulin in Connecticut. We have a long way to go in reeling in big pharma greed and this bill is an important first step.

To watch my testimony, click the image below:

Municipal Aid Bonding $$
Last Friday, Governor Lamont announced the municipal aid our towns have been waiting months for, will finally be released. Governor

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Rep. MacLachlan Provides Update on Bill to Cap Insulin Costs

Posted on February 26, 2020 by jpheasant


Update with Insurance Committee Chairman Rep. Sean Scanlon and John JDRF Greater CT/Western MA Advocacy Chair John Kleinhans on bill to cap insulin costs.

To hear our comments on this bill, click the image below.