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Sen. Kelly, Advocates, Legislators Honor November as National Family Caregivers Month

Posted on December 1, 2021


STRATFORD – Today lawmakers, caregivers, and advocates gathered at the Baldwin Center to recognize November as National Family Caregivers Month and honor those who give of themselves to care for their loved ones.

In recognition of today as both “Giving Tuesday” and the final day of National Family Caregivers Month, Senate Republican Leader Kevin Kelly (R-Stratford) was joined by Representatives Phil Young (D-Stratford), Joe Gresko (D-Stratford), and David Wilson (R-66), the Southwestern CT Agency

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National Veterans Small Business Week Begins November 1st

Posted on October 29, 2021


Beginning Monday, November 1st the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and its extensive partner network will be celebrating the strength and resilience of the veteran business community by hosting events (many virtually) across the country and sharing information about the resources available to veteran entrepreneurs.

The SBA helps veterans tackle new challenges – from understanding how to become lender ready, develop an emergency plan, or connect with a mentor to help rebuild a professional

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Conservative Caucus Asks Attorney General Tong to Reject Federal Intimidation of Parents Speaking at Local School Board Meetings

Posted on October 22, 2021


HARTFORD – Last week the Legislature’s Conservative Caucus sent a letter to Connecticut Attorney General William Tong requesting that he protect the constitutional rights of their constituents and every parent in Connecticut, and that he reject the federal government’s attempts to stifle Connecticut parents’ protected free speech.

Reacting to Associated Press reports that United States Attorney General Merrick Garland intends to “hold strategy sessions in the next 30 days with law enforcement to

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Posted on October 18, 2021


October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to increase breast cancer awareness and education, while also promoting research into its cause, prevention, diagnosis and treatment.

I am proud to help spread the word about the importance of this cause, which is meaningful to so many families in our community. Please get regular medical checkups and mammograms and contact your medical professional if you have questions or concerns.

Key Statistics About Breast Cancer

According to the American

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Conservative Caucus to Hold Hearing for Workers Affected by Employment-related Vaccination Requirements

Posted on September 17, 2021


HARTFORD—The General Assembly’s Conservative Caucus on Thursday announced it will hold a Sept. 22 public hearing at the Legislative Office Building to hear concerns from teachers and healthcare workers who say they have been negatively affected by COVID-19 vaccination requirements imposed by their employers.

The hearing will start at noon, and Conservative Caucus members await news of the room assignment after requesting the space from Legislative Management today.

“This is a group of people who

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