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Tuesday, May 21, 2024 7:29 AM

Deane-Shinbrot to Challenge Conley for 40th District Seat

"I am passionate about continuing to serve our community and ensuring that the voices of Groton and New London are heard at the state level,“ Deane-Shinbrot said in a statement. ”My experience, dedication, and deep roots in this community have prepared me to be an effective advocate for all residents."

Wednesday, August 23, 2023 3:14 PM

Groton RTM Members Spar Over Attempt to Add Property Reuse Policy to Agenda

But Scott challenged Rusk’s decision. 

“I don’t believe this is an appropriate referral item. And I think we can dispose of this tonight by challenging your decision. I don’t think that this needs to be on our agenda or referred to any committee,” he said. 

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Monday, July 31, 2023 11:50 AM

BOE Candidate John Scott questions finances of CT Paid Leave

The ballooning balance made at least one board member uncomfortable. Board member John Scott questioned if it was possible to reduce the fee deducted from employee paychecks to keep more money in the Connecticut economy.

“Basically, what we’re saying here is in 2026 we’re going to be sitting on three-quarters of a billion dollars in our fund?” Scott said. “I see us sitting on so much taxpayer money, it just doesn’t feel right to me.”

CT Paid Leave Authority to have $760 million balance by 2026


Saturday, July 29, 2023 6:26 AM

Groton Democrats embroil town in another development lawsuit

Groton, Democrat, Town Councilors screw up yet another development deal and cause the town to be sued.

Friday, July 28, 2023 9:43 AM

Women’s health is not a partisan issue; it’s a moral issue

Friday, July 28, 2023 9:41 AM

Somers wins national award for mental health advocacy

Friday, July 21, 2023 12:00 PM

Groton Republican Town Committee Unveils Exceptional Slate of Candidates for November 7, 2023 Election

Groton, July 21, 2023 - The Groton Republican Town Committee is excited to present its highly anticipated slate of outstanding candidates for the upcoming November 7, 2023 election. Comprised of dedicated individuals with diverse backgrounds, this exceptional team is committed to representing the best interests of Groton and fostering positive growth within our community.

Wednesday, April 12, 2023 7:18 AM

Senator Somers to host Bluff Point clean up

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Friday, April 7, 2023 5:54 PM

"These are killers. These are dangerous convicted felons. Why are their prison sentences being reduced by as much as 50 years?"

Thank you Sen Senator Heather Somers for continuing to call attention to this important issue. Time for Office of Governor Ned Lamont to take action himself.

Friday, April 7, 2023 5:53 PM

GOP: Suspend commutations after 71 CT prisoners released early on murder, other charges

Carleton Giles, chairman of the Connecticut Board of Pardons and Paroles, landed in the hot seat Monday as Judiciary Committee members grilled Giles on his controversial new commutation policy that trimmed the sentences of dozens of violent offenders last year.

Friday, April 7, 2023 5:27 PM

Committee passes bill to allow pharmacists to prescribe birth control

State Sen. Heather Somers, R-Groton proposed the legislation with State Sen. Ryan Fazio, R-Greenwich to increase access to birth control, especially to women working in under-served or rural areas. 

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