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


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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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