At home in Congress and on the Trail

U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty (D-5), left, and Tim Abbott of the Housatonic Valley Association viewed natural features of the Appalachian Trail in Falls Village. Photo by Bruce T. Paddock

U.S. Representative Elizabeth Esty (D-5) spent a busy afternoon in the Northwest Corner on Wednesday, May 10. She started at 1 p.m. at Geer Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in North Canaan, where she met with a private citizens group. She left for a fundraising event at 6:45 p.m., having met at Sharon Hospital with CEO Peter Cordeau and CFO Christian Bergeron to discuss both the hospital’s purchase by Health Quest and the healthcare bill that recently passed in the House of Representatives.

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