New Trump Regulation Is Unfair To Workers

February 22, 2018

When you leave a tip at a bar or restaurant, does it actually go to the person you tipped? The Trump Administration’s Department of Labor wants to change the rules to allow businesses to take the tips that service workers like waiters and waitresses earn and give them to other employees. I think that’s unfair.

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Democratic Values Agenda

February 6, 2018

House and Senate Democrats unveil the Democratic Values Agenda for the 2018 legislative session.

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CT must act to blunt harm of tax reform

December 31, 2017

In an op-ed published by The Hartford Courant, state Rep. Matthew Lesser said while Connecticut residents will bear the brunt of President Trump's new tax bill, there are steps legislators can take to protect state residents.

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Knowledge Technology Center Ceremony

November 17, 2017

Rep. Matt Lesser, who secured state funding for the new Knowledge and Technology Center in Middletown, helps lead a topping off ceremony for the project.

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