December 23, 2020

State Senator Daugherty Abrams Congratulates Connecticut Commissioner of Education
Miguel Cardona for Presidential Cabinet Nomination

Commissioner Cardona Was Nominated to Be Education Secretary

HARTFORD, CT – Today, state Senator Mary Daugherty Abrams (D-Meriden, Middlefield, Rockfall, Middletown, Cheshire) applauded the nomination of Connecticut Education Commissioner Miguel Cardona to President-elect Joe Biden’s Cabinet as Education Secretary. Sen. Daugherty Abrams is Vice Chair of the Education Committee and released the following statement regarding Cardona’s nomination.

“Dr. Cardona’s experience at multiple levels in public education, his commitment to providing all students the opportunity to reach their potential and his dedication to service make him an exceptional nominee,” said Senator Abrams, “Beyond his accomplishments, it is who he is as a person and the support of his incredible family and community that will make him an outstanding Secretary of Education. Meriden is so proud!”