Quality child care for working families

November 15, 2017

Connecticut families, currently on the wait-list, can start enrolling in the Care 4 Kids program, the state’s primary child care support program. Care 4 Kids helps low- to moderate-income families in Connecticut pay for child-care costs.

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Bipartisan Budget Passes House And Senate

October 27, 2017

With the next legislative session only a few short months away, passing this budget allows us to put this prolonged debate behind us and move on to addressing other priorities to move Connecticut forward.

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GOP fails to override governor's budget veto; now is the time for a bipartisan agreement

October 4, 2017

After the state House of Representatives met Oct. 3 to consider overriding the veto of the GOP-backed budget, the Republicans refused to call the question for a vote. Now, it is time for us to work together and compromise with the governor and the Republicans to reach a bipartisan agreement on a final budget. To move Connecticut forward, we need to adopt a spending package that invests in our workforce, makes long-term structural changes, and provides municipalities with additional budget flexibility.

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The Republican budget would hurt people and our economy

October 2, 2017

The Republican budget would hurt people and our economy, devastate our cities, decimate our higher education system, and take money out of the pockets of working families. It deserved to be vetoed. We need a bipartisan solution; the partisan political posturing must end!

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