A freshman state lawmaker has been sworn into office. Ridgefield Representative Aimee Berger-Girvalo said she is both honored and excited to represent Ridgefield during this critical time. She says families are facing challenges on so many fronts and is committed to hit the ground running in Hartford to advocate for her constituents. Berger-Girvalo says her legislative priorities include COVID-19 relief, protecting local funding for Ridgefield, preserving reproductive freedom and voting rights, implementing common-sense gun regulation, expanding senior services and tax credits and investing in environmentally conscious jobs and renewables. Berger-Girvalo will serve as a member on the Environment, Public Health, and Transportation Committees.