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U.S. Attorney Avery Commits to Ensuring Environmental Justice for All CT Residents

The Office will use all available federal civil and criminal enforcement tools, including environmental protection laws, civil rights laws, the False Claims Act, and worker safety and consumer protection statutes, to advance environmental justice by seeking timely and effective remedies for injury to natural resources, and to correct systemic environmental violations and contaminations in underserved communities that have been historically marginalized and overburdened, including low-income communities and communities of color. Continue Reading →

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Khanna: My Position on Gun Safety is Crystal Clear. Where Does Kimberly Fiorello Stand?

“I fully support Connecticut’s ban on assault weapons. There is simply no need for anyone to own a military style weapon that has only one intended purpose—to kill as many people as possible in the least amount of time.” – Rachel Khanna Continue Reading →

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LETTER: Fiorello exhibited leadership in obtaining passage of the Connecticut Food Donation Act

“As a first step, the Act provides a safe harbor from lawsuits for those donating edible food for feeding the needy. Importantly, the Act also establishes a bi-partisan task force to develop a supermarket food donation program for Connecticut.” – Mike Sigal, Mike Sigal, (Author of NY Excess Edible Food Act); Elizabeth Barr, Mike Sigal, (Author of NY Excess Edible Food Act); Elizabeth Barr, (Greenwich Resident); Sofia Fernandez Continue Reading →

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