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Recap of Today’s COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Program Town Hall

Posted on January 21, 2021 by admin


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Today, Kathleen Silard, CEO of Stamford Hospital, Commissioner David Lehman of the Department of Community and Economic Development, and Women’s Business Development Council president Fran Pastore held a highly informative virtual town hall to discuss Connecticut’s current vaccine distribution program.

The vaccine rollout was addressed in detail and pertinent questions answered. The discussion also covered how the rollout will impact the state’s economic recovery from the pandemic.

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Town Hall on COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution: Tomorrow

Posted on January 21, 2021 by admin


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Tomorrow, the Women’s Business Development Council (WBDC), Stamford Health, and the state Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD) will hold a virtual town hall via Zoom to discuss Connecticut’s current vaccine distribution program.

Stamford Health President and CEO Kathy Silard, CT DECD Commissioner David Lehman, and WBDC CEO Fran Pastore will discuss the state’s vaccine distribution program, and the impact it will have on the state’s economic recovery.

The virtual meeting will take

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Capitol Update: House Republicans Propose Distance Learning Guidelines

Posted on January 15, 2021 by admin


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Many of the key issues that will be addressed this session will be relating to the impact of COVID — the economic recovery of our small businesses, the health and well being of our residents, and the ongoing education of our children.

Below is a link to a legislative proposal that I thought would be of interest to you regarding education and remote learning. I’m a co-sponsor of this legislation and believe it will strengthen education accountability for our K-12 students.

In a nutshell, this proposal

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Capitol Update: Vaccination Efforts in Connecticut

Posted on January 13, 2021 by admin


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I would like to provide you with an update on Connecticut’s vaccine distribution plan. This information is from the Governor’s office, CT Department of Public Health and resources available from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Phase 1a

Connecticut is currently in Phase 1a of the vaccine distribution process, which includes healthcare professionals, long-term care facility residents (and employees), and medical first responders. These are individuals who are likely to have direct

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Capitol Update: 2021 Session Begins, Relief for Small Businesses on the Way

Posted on January 9, 2021 by admin


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2021 Legislative Session Begins

Dear friends and neighbors,

Wednesday, January 6, we convened for the first day of the 2021 legislative session in Hartford. Thank you for your faith and trust to continue as your state representative and voice in our Capitol.

In addition to serving on the Human Services, Higher Education, and Finance Committees, I’m honored to be serving as House Republican Policy Chairman.

It will be an unusual session given the social distancing requirements. I’m confident that

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