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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Pay Equity And Early Voting Pass House

April 24, 2018

Last week, the House of Representatives took a step toward closing the gender wage gap and ensuring women earn equal pay for equal work and passed a resolution that would amend the state’s constitution to allow a system of early voting during elections. 

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With Sema4's Founder and CEO, Eric Schadt, PhD, Director of the Icahn Institute for Genomics


Sema4 Expands in Connecticut

April 10, 2018

Bioscience company Sema4 is expanding their operation in Branford and adding a division in Stamford.

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Remembering why we need collective bargaining

March 29, 2018

It is through collective bargaining that the state can manage predictable costs for a stable workforce. It is through collective bargaining that state employees saved Connecticut $1.5 billion in this latest budget cycle and $24 billion in costs over the next 20 years. And it is through collective bargaining – and only through collective bargaining – that the state now has a contractual, legal obligation to save for its retirement obligations and is closing that pension deficit.

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