Operation Fuel

August 14, 2018

Operation Fuel is a private, nonprofit statewide program that offers emergency energy assistance to low income families and elderly residents.

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Minority Teacher Recruitment Bill One Step Closer

May 7, 2018

I am pleased to see SB 455, An Act Concerning Minority Teacher Recruitment and Retention passed the House of Representatives unanimously and now goes to the Governor for signing.

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Bridgeport delegation champions House passage of bill that would expand casino gaming

May 5, 2018

A bill, championed by the Bridgeport legislative delegation, that would permit and implement an open and competitive Request for Proposal process for private or tribal entities to bid for a qualification to develop, manage and operate a casino gaming facility in Connecticut passed the state House of Representatives.

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Minority Teacher Recruitment Bill Senate Passage

May 3, 2018

Leaders of the state legislature’s Black and Puerto Rican Caucus (BPRC),  Chair State Rep. Christopher Rosario (D-Bridgeport), and vice chair, State Rep. Brandon McGee (D-Hartford/Windsor) issued the following statement after Senate approval Wednesday, of  SB 455, An Act Concerning Minority Teacher Recruitment  and Retention, which will  make a number of changes in the teacher certification laws to make it easier, in certain areas, for teachers to obtain certification or cross endorsement.

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