Student Dreamers Gain Access To Fund

April 27, 2018

Today Governor Dannel Malloy signed into law a bill I've championed for a long time that gives students who lack legal immigration status the ability to access a student-generated financial aid fund – a fund they are required to pay into.

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College Consolidation Plan Is Rejected

April 24, 2018

Rep. Gregg Haddad, House chairman of the Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee, issued the following statement Tuesday after the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) rejected the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities’ proposal to consolidate the state’s 12 community colleges.

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Deadline Coming For Heating Assistance

March 28, 2018

We are closing in on the deadline to apply for heating assistance. Don't wait to the last minute. If you are eligible for home heating assistance, this program may help you. The general deadline for applications is May 1, 2018, however, eligible households that are subject to a shut-off notice by a utility for heating bills have an extended deadline of May 15.

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Free To Start, Free To Finish College: Haddad And Democrats Propose Bill

March 8, 2018

Rep. Gregg Haddad, House chair of the Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee, joined his Democratic colleagues recently to unveil their Free 2 Start/Free 2 Finish college program, which would provide state aid to help qualified Connecticut students start and complete their college careers at community colleges and state universities.

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