Connecticut's Kid Governor Jessica Brocksom in the News




2017 ASPCA Humane Awards Honors Heroes Of All Species. The Knockturnal. November 7, 2017. 

ASPCA To Host 2017 Humane Awards Luncheon. Look to the Stars. November 6, 2017. 

The ASPCA’s Humane Awards Return to New York City. Manhattan Digest. November 3, 2017. 

ASPCA Announces 2017 Humane Awards Winners. Hometown Focus. November 3, 2017. 

Connecticut’s Kid Governor Jessica Brocksom, Of Milford, Named ASPCA’s Tommy P. Monahan Kid of the Year. Milford Patch. October 24, 2017. 

Connecticut’s Kid Governor Jessica Brocksom, Of Milford, Named ASPCA’s Tommy P. Monahan Kid of the Year. Hartford Courant. October 23, 2017. 

ASPCA Announces Recipients of the 2017 Humane Awards. ASPCA. October 20, 2017. 

The Power of Rescue: How a Dog Helped 2 Boston Marathon Bombing Survivors Heal. Today. October 19, 2017. 

Meet Jessica Brocksom: Connecticut’s Kid Governor 2017! Amy Poehler's Smart Girls. September 22, 2017. 

Kid Governor to Promote Animal Welfare at Milford Library. Milford-Orange BulletinJuly 24, 2017. 

CT's Kid Governor to Discuss Animal Protection. Milford PatchJuly 24, 2017. 

Kid Governor Visits Milford Library Tuesday to Talk About Helping Animals. Milford MirrorJuly 24, 2017. 

CT's Kid Governor From Milford Visits D.C. To Raise Awareness For Humane Treatment Of Animals. Milford PatchJune 23, 2017. 

Heat Kills, Milford Rep, Kid Governor Warn. Milford-Orange BulletinJune 20, 2017. 

Connecticut Kid Governor, State Rep. Begin Campaign to Save Lives. New Haven RegisterJune 18, 2017. 

Connecticut 'Kid Governor' Program Garners National Award. Associated PressJune 18, 2017. 

Secretary Merrill Presents National Award to Four Connecticut Winners. Connecticut PlusJune 15, 2017. 

Kid Governor's Campaign Reminds Pet Owners that 'Heat Kills'. Milford MirrorJune 9, 2017. 

CT Kid For Governor Joins State Reps At 'Heat Kills' Program. Milford PatchJune 8, 2017. 

State Representative Diana Urban on Animal Therapy Day at the Capitol 2017. YouTubeApril 13, 2017. 

Fairfield Legislator Welcomes Therapy Dogs, Handlers, Kid Governor to State Capitol. Fairfield & Westport Minuteman. April 13, 2017. 

Urban Gives Citation To Jennifer Brocksom. Webpage of State Representative Diana Urban. April 12, 2017. 

Animal Therapy Day At State Capitol. Webpage of State Representative Diana Urban. April 12, 2017. 

Connecticut House of Representatives April 12th Session. CT-N. April 12, 2017. 

Stonington Representative Welcomes Therapy Dogs And Handlers To State Capitol. Stonington Patch. April 12, 2017. 

Pet of the Week Scotty Visits FOX61 on National Pet Day! FOX 61. April 11, 2017. 

Meet CT Kid Governor, Dog Lover, and Animal Advocate Jessica Brocksom
AKC.org. February 11, 2017. 
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Windsor High Schools POLS102 Students Participate in CTKidGovernor Program. UConn ECE Newsletter. January 27, 2017. 
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Kid Governor from Milford Sworn In. Milford-Orange Bulletin. January 25, 2017. 
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Ken Dixon: A Civics Lesson for the Grown-Ups. CT Post. January 15, 2017. 
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Connecticut Kid Governor Sworn Into Office. CBS New York. January 14, 2017. 
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New Kid Governor Inaugurated Friday. News 12 Connecticut. January 13, 2017. 
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Connecticut’s ‘Kid Governor’ Takes Office. CBS Connecticut. January 13, 2017. 
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Connecticut’s New “Kid Governor” Sworn In. WTNH 8. January 13, 2017. 
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Milford Fifth Grader is State’s ‘Kid Governor’. CT Post. January 13, 2017. 
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Milford Girl Sworn in as 2nd Ever Kid Governor of CT. WFSB 3. January 13, 2017. 
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Kid Governor from Milford Sworn in Friday in Hartford. Milford Mirror. January 13, 2017. 
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Newest Connecticut Kid Governor Sworn Into Office. Norwich Bulletin. January 13, 2017. 
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CT’s Kid Governor 2017. Hartford Courant. January 13, 2017. 
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Minute with the Mayor- CT Kid Governor, Jessica Brocksom. YouTube. December 19, 2016. 

12-14-16 Anna & Raven - Connecticut Has a New Kid Governor. STAR 99.9. December 14, 2016. 

Milford Kid-Governor Elect Presents Platform. Milford-Orange Bulletin. December 14, 2016.

Kid Governor-elect Jessica Brocksom Introduces Platform to Milford Board of Education. New Haven Register. December 12, 2016.

Connecticut's Kid Governor! Jessica Brocksom, age 10, is Connecticut's kid governor. News-O-Matic. December 5, 2016
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Milford 5th-Grader Chosen as Next Connecticut ‘Kid Governor.’ FOX 61. November 23, 2016. 
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Milford Fifth-Grader Elected Next Kid Governor. Hartford Courant. November 23, 2016. 
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Connecticut Elects Milford 5th Grader New Governor. WTNH 8. November 23, 2016. 
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Milford Fifth Grader Elected ‘Connecticut’s Kid Governor’. Milford Mirror. November 23, 2016. 
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Milford 5th-Grader Chosen as Next Connecticut 'Kid Governor'. WFSB 3. November 23, 2016. 
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Milford’s Jessica Brocksom Elected as Connecticut’s Kid Governor. Milford Patch. November 23, 2016. 
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Milford's Jessica Brocksom Elected as Connecticut's Kid Governor. Milford Public Schools. November 23, 2016.
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