Blog by Brian Lockhart


According to a display at the capitol, sponsored by the Permanent Commission on the Status of Women, while females comprise 51 percent of the state’s population, they only occupy 31 percent of the seats in the General Assembly.

Women representing lower Fairfield County in Hartford include: Sen. Toni Boucher, R-Wilton, Rep. Kim Fawcett, D-Fairfield, Rep. Livvy Floren, R-Greenwich, Rep. Lile Gibbons, R-Greenwich, Rep. Patricia Billie Miller, D-Stamford, Rep. Peggy Reeves, R-Wilton and Rep. Terrie Wood, R-Darien.

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