West Hartford lawmakers secure $3 million more in ECS funding

May 14, 2018

To help further support the town's schools and students, the West Hartford legislative delegation secured an additional $3 million in education funding under the bipartisan spending package that was approved May 9 by the legislature.

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Pay equity bill crafted by West Hartford legislators wins final approval

May 5, 2018

State Rep. Derek Slap applauded the state Senate's passage of legislation that would help close the gender wage gap. House Bill 5386, "An Act Concerning Various Pay Equity and Fairness Matters," now heads to the governor's desk to be signed into law.

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Slap and Witkos recognize two local winners of a national coding competition

May 2, 2018

State Rep. Derek Slap and Deputy Senate Republican President Pro Tempore Kevin Witkos recognized two local winners of a national coding competition at the state Capitol on May 1.

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Connecticut closer to becoming fifth state in nation to ban pay history question

April 19, 2018

After working for two years to close the gender wage gap, state Rep. Derek Slap has helped to pass a bipartisan pay equity bill.

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