CCARC Legislative Breakfast

January 27, 2017

I was thrilled to be with Anne Ruwet and Julie Erickson at the CCARC breakfast. Thanks to all who attended this important gathering.

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Pension Plan Agreement Moves Forward

January 24, 2017

Today I joined my colleagues on the Appropriations Committee in a bipartisan vote to approve an agreement between the executive branch and state employee bargaining units on Connecticut’s long-term pension payment obligations. The agreement is critical in helping to stabilize the state’s long term pension obligations and will help put us on a path to achieving a balanced budget for years to come.

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Abercrombie Retains Human Services Co-Chairmanship

January 10, 2017

Rep. Abercrombie has retained her position as House Chair of the Human Services Committee and will serve on the Energy & Technology Committee, her new assignment. She will remain Chair of the Appropriations Human Services Sub-Committee.

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From left to right, State Rep. Melissa Ziobron, State Sen. Marilyn Moore (co-chair of Human Services Legislative Committee), State Rep. Cathy Abercrombie (co-chair Human Services Committee) and Merrill Gay, Executive Director,  CT Early Childhood Alliance

Care4Kids Working Group Held

December 16, 2016

My colleagues and I, providers and various organizations participated in a Care4Kids working group at the Legislative Office Building.

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