Rep. Haddad Affirmative Consent

Rep. Haddad introduces An Act Concerning Affirmative Consent on the House floor


Affirmative Consent Passes Legislature

May 5, 2016

I'm excited to announce that legislation I've championed to establish affirmative consent as the standard at all Connecticut colleges has passed both the House and Senate. HB 5376, An Act Concerning Affirmative Consent, now goes to the Governor's desk.

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Legislation To Make Schools Safer

May 2, 2016

The House passes a bill to require disclosure about employees with sketchy backgrounds.

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House Passes Bill Making Schools Safer

April 30, 2016

Rep. William Tong leads the House in passing legislation championed by his Stamford colleagues that requires boards of education to share with other boards findings of abuse or sexual misconduct by teachers. The legislation also increases the penalties for making a threat to a preschool, K-12 school or an institution of higher education.

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Waterbury Teacher: 'National Teacher of the Year'

April 29, 2016

A Waterbury teacher, who as a teenage mother considered dropping out of school, is named the 2016 National Teacher of the Year.

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