Historic Agreement Between Hospitals, State is Approved

December 20, 2019

During a special session Wednesday I voted to approve an agreement between the State of Connecticut and the Connecticut Hospital Association, ending a dispute over tax and Medicaid reimbursement rates that has been hanging over us for the better part of a decade.

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CT is a Great State to Live

November 14, 2019

Here’s the truth: Connecticut is a great place to live, work, play, and raise a family. Data compiled by the Connecticut Economic Resource Center (CERC) shows Connecticut ranks high in many key categories related to quality of life, a highly skilled and highly trained workforce, business innovation, bioscience, education and recreation.

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Rep. Cook, Rep. Horn Join Rare Disease Awareness Night Thursday

November 8, 2019

State Representatives Michelle Cook and Maria Horn, in conjunction with the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD), co-hosted NW CT Rare Disease Awareness Night Thursday from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., at the Sullivan Senior Center in Torrington.

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Rep. Cook with Tracy Wodatch (l), President and CEO of the CT Association for Healthcare at Home, and Susan Adams (r), Immediate Past Chair of the Association’s Board of Directors

CT Association for Healthcare at Home Names Rep. Cook 2019 Legislator of the Year

October 25, 2019

Deputy Speaker of the House Michelle L. Cook has been named Legislator of the Year by the Connecticut Association for Healthcare at Home. Rep. Cook was honored during the Association’s annual meeting at the Hartford Marriott Downtown Friday, October 25.

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