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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Rosario - Casino Bill Statement

March 16, 2018

I am extremely disappointed at Public Safety Committee co-chair Senator Larson’s decision not to allow our casino bill come for a vote today in spite of the amount of support it generated at the public hearing, including Attorney General Jepsen’s testimony that opening the bidding process would not jeopardize the compact agreement.

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BPRC Leaders' statement on national school walkout demonstrations

March 14, 2018

As leaders of the Black and Puerto Rican Caucus, our vice chair, Rep. Brandon McGee and I issued a statement in solidarity with students across our nation demanding action relating to gun violence. 

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