Lauren Shaw Connecticut District 38 Candidate for General Assembly
Lauren Shaw is a Green Party candidate for General Assembly District 38 in Connecticut.
After a lifetime of living in Waterford, Connecticut and watching the economic and political decline of our state, I felt obligated to play an active role in shaping the politics of Connecticut.
In a state that has a higher GDP than many countries, it continues to astound me that the fiscal mismanagement of Connecticut’s economy is allowed to continue. We need to take our state out of the hands of career politicians whose only solutions appear to be raising taxes on working families or strangling vital state programs.
As an independent thinker working with the Green Party, I am outside the two-party system, focusing on solutions to Connecticut’s economic crisis based on common sense and a comparative analysis of successful economic policies. I will fight for new strategies of fiscal management, beginning with a public banking system that will treat Connecticut’s taxpayer money with the efficiency and respect that Hartford owes its citizens.
Connecticut is our home. Let’s work together to rebuild our state. [Read More…]