Proud to Stand with DDS Providers!

August 23, 2017

Proud to stand with my colleagues, advocates, families and others at the State Capitol for a rally in support of care providers for the state Department of Developmental Services. The critical services providers offer to our special needs constituents is extraordinary and I will continue to fight for the protection of their state funding.

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Helping Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center

August 22, 2017

“I want our kids to have a chance to do the best they can at school, and I know they will appreciate everything we can do to help make the coming school year a success,” she said.

-- Rep. Diana Urban, House chair of the legislature’s Committee on Children.

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Porter leads passage of H.B. 6668

May 23, 2017

State Reps. Robyn Porter, D-New Haven, and Liz Linehan, D-Cheshire, led passage of House Bill 6668, which would amend Connecticut statute to strengthen current protections for pregnant women.

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House OKs Student Loan Forgiveness Bill

May 17, 2017

Rep. Gregg Haddad, co-chair of the Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee, led the House Tuesday in a bipartisan vote to approve legislation aimed at promoting awareness of a federal program for forgiving student loans for employees of government non-profit organizations.

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