Paid Family Medical Leave Passes House And Senate

June 3, 2019

After many hours of debate over the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) legislation, House Democrats passed a bill which was already approved by the Senate. It now goes to the governor for his signature.

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Minimum Wage Increase Signed into Law

May 28, 2019

Hard-working families in Connecticut got a boost today with Gov. Lamont signing legislation to increase the state’s minimum wage. I believe anyone working a full-time job should earn enough to support themselves and their family. This legislation is a step in the right direction.

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Honoring our Nurses

May 7, 2019

May 5th through 12th is #NationalNursesWeek. Each year, Nurses Week ends on May 12th to commemorate the birthday of Florence Nightingale.

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Polish Day at the Capitol

May 2, 2019

Honored to have hosted the 28th Polish Day at the State Capitol today with an impressive community representation - Commemorating the 228th Anniversary of the Polish Constitution! Congratulations to all the honorees, the coordinators, the beautiful exhibit in the concourse, the music and everyone who played a key role during the planning process of this great event. I thank my colleagues, state leaders, dignitaries and everyone present celebrating with us!

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