Heroines of Civil Rights Movement Tell Their Stories

Community Groups To Hold Virtual Discussion

A bi-partisan coalition of community groups from Easton, Redding, and Weston will present a virtual panel discussion, “Unsung Heroines: Women of the Civil Rights Movement.”

The virtual discussion with the Civil Rights heroines will Continue reading “Heroines of Civil Rights Movement Tell Their Stories”

The Freedom Riders: In Their Own Words

Bipartisan Groups from Easton, Redding, and Weston Will Present Panel Discussion

The Easton Democratic Town Committee Anti-Racism Coalition along with a bipartisan group of organizations from Easton, Redding, and Weston will present a virtual panel discussion, “The Freedom Riders: In Continue reading “The Freedom Riders: In Their Own Words”

Hughes Cites Changes in Electric Rates

A recently released investigation conducted by the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority provides utility rate changes for customers, according to State Rep. Anne Hughes.

“Back in the summer, utility company customers across Connecticut saw exorbitant rate increases in their monthly Continue reading “Hughes Cites Changes in Electric Rates”

Himes Vows to ‘Restore Civility and Decency in our Daily Discourse’

Easton and Connecticut’s 4th U.S. Congressional District voted to return Jim Himes to Congress as U. S. representative for another seventh term. Himes defeated his Republican challenger, Jonathan Riddle, and Independent candidate, Brian Merlen, according to an Associated Press projection Continue reading “Himes Vows to ‘Restore Civility and Decency in our Daily Discourse’”

Hughes Beats Shaban for the 135th District Seat

State Rep. Anne Hughes with a constituent and a future constituent at the polls.

Democrat Anne Hughes was reelected to the Connecticut House of Representatives to represent the 135th District, beating her Redding Republican challenger John Shaban. The district covers Easton, Redding Continue reading “Hughes Beats Shaban for the 135th District Seat”

Letter: Re-elect Rep. Anne Hughes

To the Editor:

Integrity. Compassion. Selfless. Determined. The leadership of Anne Hughes.

In these uncertain times, it’s her kindness: Anne Hughes personally delivers PPE to places in need. It’s her moral integrity. She speaks up on racial injustice and unites the community on a Continue reading “Letter: Re-elect Rep. Anne Hughes”

Connecticut League of Conservation Voters Endorses Hughes for Reelection

The Connecticut League of Conservation Voters (CTLCV) has endorsed State Rep. Anne Hughes (D-135th) for reelection to the Connecticut House of Representatives.

“I’m grateful for the endorsement of the Connecticut League of Conservation voters and look forward to continued work Continue reading “Connecticut League of Conservation Voters Endorses Hughes for Reelection”

Connecticut Small Business Association Endorses Shaban for State Representative

John Shaban received the endorsement of the Connecticut chapter of the National Federation of Independent/Small Businesses. NFIB is a leading small business association in Connecticut and has been the voice of small businesses across the country for more than 75 years.  NFIB endorsed Continue reading “Connecticut Small Business Association Endorses Shaban for State Representative”

Anne Hughes Candidate Statement: Working Toward Solutions Together

Among my greatest joys as the state representative serving Easton, Weston, and Redding, is simply spending time in the district — so spectacular during this peak foliage season- — meeting new neighbors for the first time and renewing old friendships.

During these past two years, Continue reading “Anne Hughes Candidate Statement: Working Toward Solutions Together”

Hughes to Propose Utility Customer Bill of Rights

Connecticut House Democrats Anne Hughes and Raghib Allie-Brennan Call for EverSource and United Illuminating Accountability and Propose Utility Customer Bill of Rights

Connecticut State Representatives Anne Hughes (D-135) and Raghib Allie-Brennan (D-2) today announced they will Continue reading “Hughes to Propose Utility Customer Bill of Rights”

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