Bridgeport state Representative Christine Ayala stripped of committee assignments

Oct 16, 2013


Democratic state Representative Christine Ayala of Bridgeport being sworn in
Credit Conn. House Democrats

Connecticut House Speaker Brendan Sharkey stripped a Bridgeport legislator of all her legislative assignments on Wednesday. This comes after the state Elections Enforcement Commission referred a case involving Democratic state Rep. Christine Ayala to state prosecutors for a criminal investigation.