26 2018

Young Professionals "Get Out the Vote" Event

5:30PM - 7:30PM  

Hog River Brewing 1429 Park Street
Hartford, CT 06106

Contact Alana Butler

Get Out the Vote!
Jewish Young Professionals Happy Hour
with State Representative Matt Lesser

Wednesday, September 26 | 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Hog River Brewing | 1429 Park Street, Hartford

Rep. Lesser was elected to Connecticut’s General Assembly while he was still in college. Come hear his story and learn how you can have a lasting impact on your community, no matter what your politics are.

Light kosher refreshments included | Voter registration forms available | Bring your friends!

RSVP by Wednesday, September 19 to Deb Howson at or 860.727.6103.

About Matt Lesser
Once the youngest member of the General Assembly, Matt Lesser is serving his fifth term in the Connecticut House of Representatives. In the legislature, Matt serves as chair of the Banking Committee. He wrote Connecticut's landmark Student Loan Bill of Rights and its ban on fracking waste. A cancer survivor himself, Matt wrote a law expanding insurance coverage for young women with cancer. Matt has been active in the Jewish community and wrote a law restricting state contracts from going to companies that do business in Iran. In 2018, Matt announced he would not be seeking reelection to the House, and is instead running for state senate. Matt lives with his wife Sarah and their dog Lucy in Middletown.

Sponsored by the Jewish Community Relations Council of Greater Hartford, the Jewish Professionals Network, and JFACT.

The Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford is a 501c(3) not-for-profit organization, and, as such, does not endorse political candidates or parties or engage in partisan political activities.

Sponsor: Jewish Community Relations Council, Jewish Professionals Network, JFACT