Jill Is Here for You.
Representing the 31st House District since 2018, Jill Barry is a responsive leader focused on supporting small businesses, protecting our public health, and delivering the top-notch education Glastonbury has come to expect. As the Vice Chair of the Education Committee and a member of the influential Finance, Revenue, and Bonding Committee, Jill works to deliver responsible budgets for Glastonbury and Connecticut.
During the Covid-19 crisis, Jill has worked around the clock to make sure Glastonbury residents get the support they need with unemployment claims, rental forbearance, and more. She has supported small businesses in their loan applications, and worked hard to make sure our schools can reopen safely.
In good times and bad, Jill is here for all of us.
Growing Jobs in Glastonbury: Jill has worked to support our small businesses during the pandemic by helping them access grants, and fighting for commercial rent forgiveness for small businesses.
Championing Our Schools: From her time on the Town Council to her position on the Education Committee, Jill has long been a passionate advocate for students. She is committed to delivering equitable education opportunities across Connecticut, and has proposed a pilot program for universal Pre-K in disadvantaged communities.
Holding Utilities Accountable: In the aftermath of Tropical Storm Isais, hundreds of thousands of families and businesses were left without power. Jill is determined to hold Eversource and United Illuminating accountable. She has also proposed a municipal-run power company in Glastonbury.