Rick Lopes is a small business owner that understands the needs of Connecticut’s working and middle class. He is a passionate believer that all politics should be based on compassion and understanding – not name-calling and partisan divides. From advocating for small businesses to fighting for quality education, Rick has helped deliver meaningful results for his community in the state House and is committed to addressing even more serious issues in the state Senate.
- Supports financial programs that will help small businesses recover from the devastating effects of COVID-19
- Helped pass paid family medical leave, a $15 minimum wage, and repealed taxes on social security in the state House
- Will work to increase education funding and ensure that every child has the opportunities they need to succeed