Several Bridgeport representatives were appointed to head legislative committees today.
State Rep. Andres Ayala, D-128, who represents the city’s East Side, was appointed chair of Transportation Bonding for the Finance, Revenue & Bonding Committee.
State Rep. Ezequiel Santiago, D-130, who represents the South End, was appointed vice chair of the Labor & Public Employees Committee.
Auden Grogins, D-129, who represents Black Rock, was appointed vice chair of the Planning and Development Committee.
And Jack Hennessy, D-127, who represents the North End, was appointed chairman of the Veteran’s Affairs Committee.
Other appointments made today:
Committee on Aging – Joseph Serra, Chair; Michelle Cook, Vice Chair
Appropriations Committee – Toni Walker, Chair; Patricia Miller, Vice Chair; Henry Genga, Vice Chair; Catherine Abercrombie, Vice Chair
Banks Committee – William Tong, Chair; Timothy Larson, Vice Chair
Select Committee on Children – Diana Urban, Chair; Kim Fawcett, Vice Chair
Commerce Committee – Jeff Berger, Chair; Greg Haddad, Vice Chair
Education Committee – Andrew Fleischmann, Chair; Douglas McCrory, Vice Chair
Energy & Technology Committee – Vicki Nardello, Chair; Lonnie Reed, Vice Chair
Environment Committee – Richard Roy, Chair; Paul Davis, Vice Chair
Executive & Legislative Nominations Committee – Claire Janowski, Chair;
Linda Schofield, Vice Chair
Finance, Revenue & Bonding Committee – Patricia Widlitz, Chair; Jason Rojas, Vice Chair; Elissa Wright, Vice Chair; Betty Boukus, General Bonding Chair
General Law Committee – Joseph Taborsak, Chair; David Baram, Vice Chair
Government Administration & Elections Committee – Russell Morin, Chair; Matthew Lesser, Vice Chair
Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee – Roberta Willis, Chair; Juan Candelaria, Vice Chair
Select Committee on Housing – Larry Butler, Chair; Chris Wright, Vice Chair
Human Services Committee – Peter Tercyak, Chair; Bruce Morris, Vice Chair
Insurance & Real Estate Committee – Robert Megna, Chair; Susan Johnson, Vice Chair
Internship Committee – Mae Flexer, Chair
Judiciary Committee – Gerry Fox, Chair; Gary Holder-Winfield, Vice Chair
Labor & Public Employees Committee – Bruce “Zeke” Zalaski, Chair
Joint Committee on Legislative Management – Christopher G. Donovan, Chair; Brendan Sharkey, Vice Chair
Planning and Development Committee – Linda Gentile, Chair
Program Review & Investigation Committee – Mary Mushinsky, Ranking Member
Public Health Committee – Betsy Ritter, Chair; Christopher Lyddy, Vice Chair
Public Safety Committee – Steve Dargan, Chair; Ed Jutila, Vice Chair
Regulations Review Committee – Tim O’Brien, Chair
Transportation Committee – Tony Guerrera, Chair; Steve Mikutel, Vice Chair
Veteran’s Affairs Committee – Frank Nicastro, Vice Chair
Reapportionment – Christopher G. Donovan; Sandy Nafis