Tag Archives: Joseph Crisco

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Legislators announce early education plan

HARTFORD — Legislative leaders announced last week a 10-year, $200 million plan to provide 50,000 children with early education. “We want to give our children the best possible start in…

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Staffing levels restored

HARTFORD — State Senator Joseph Crisco, Jr. (D-17) welcomed a decision to return all state police barracks to being open around-the-clock. Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection Commissioner Dora…

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Bill targets release of sexual offenders

HARTFORD — Legislation that would require the state to notify municipal leaders upon the release of a registered sexual offender into their town was the subject of a public hearing…

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Bill aims to protect horse owners

HARTFORD — The General Assembly’s Environment Committee has voted unanimously to approve legislation clarifying in law that domesticated horses are not inherently dangerous. State Sen. Joseph Crisco, Jr. (D-17), who…

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Event speaks for animals

First Connecticut Voices for Animals Day held in Hartford HARTFORD — State Sen. Joseph Crisco, Jr. (D-17) joined the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, local animal…

Crisco joins call for universal pre-K

HARTFORD — State Sen. Joseph Crisco, Jr. (D-17) added his support to Gov. Dannel Malloy’s plan to achieve universal access to pre-kindergarten in Connecticut. “This is a commitment that Connecticut…

Legislators call on Metro-North leaders to testify

HARTFORD — Citing the mounting problems over the course of the last two years, legislators this week called on officials from the Metropolitan Transportation Authority and Metro-North Railroad to testify…

Crisco welcomes interns

HARTFORD — A group of college students selected to participate in the General Assembly’s internship program was welcomed to the Capitol for their orientation by State Sen. Joseph Crisco, Jr….

Crisco appointed to appropriations committee

HARTFORD — State Sen. Joseph Crisco, Jr. (D-17) was recently appointed to the legislature’s Appropriations Committee. He was notified of the appointment by Senate President Donald Williams, Jr. (D-29). “This…

Crisco hails Democrat’s jobs and business agenda

HARTFORD — State Sen. Joseph Crisco, Jr. (D-17) hailed the recent announcement by Democratic legislative leaders of their jobs and business agenda for the 2014 legislative session. “As Connecticut continues…