Pay Equity Legislation Moves Forward

April 20, 2018

The state House of Representatives took a step on April 19 toward closing the gender wage gap and ensuring women earn equal pay for equal work by passing House Bill 5386.

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Bridgeport delegation secures $3.1 million in supplemental car tax reimbursement money

April 12, 2018

Bridgeport is slated to receive $3.1 million in supplemental car tax reimbursement money after our Bridgeport legislative delegation fought to secure the release of the funds from the state Office of Policy and Management.

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Housing Re-Entry Bill Moves Forward

April 11, 2018

Chair of the legislature’s Black and Puerto Rican Caucus State Representative Christopher Rosario (D-Bridgeport) and Vice-Chair, State Representative Brandon McGee (D-Hartford/Windsor) hailed passage of House Bill 5375, An Act Creating a Working Group to Study Housing Options for Persons Reentering the Community After Incarceration.

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Citizenship question in 2020 Census is unnecessary!

April 4, 2018

The White House announcement to include a question regarding the US Citizenship status of respondents of the 2020 Census is not only unnecessary, untimely but costly. The Census allows for funding streams and redistricting processes for our communities, and an inaccurate count will severely affect us all.

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