It is time to raise the state’s minimum wage

April 27, 2017

Today, I held a press conference with my colleagues and advocates on why I believe the time is now to raise the minimum wage. I am proud to stand in strong support of HB 6208, on behalf of Connecticut workers who are struggling to make ends meet in minimum wage jobs.

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Community Action Day!

March 24, 2017

Proud to stand with Community Action agencies at the State Capitol fighting against proposed cuts to vital human services.

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Legislative Forum Held

February 6, 2017

Pleased to join my colleagues of the state legislature's Black and Puerto Rican Caucus at a public forum at the Legislative Office Building to learn about the issues important to the communities we serve. Our future is stronger when we work together!

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I Strongly Support Raising the Minimum Wage

January 30, 2017

I am proud to have joined many of my colleagues at a press conference in Hartford, in support of legislation for a $15 minimum wage increase that will help thousands of hard working families in the state. There are various bills that we are considering this session. I will be keeping you updated as we move forward this legislative session!

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