Informational Forum on Pacific House's Lighthouse Project

February 20, 2019

There will be an informational forum on Tuesday, February 26 at 7 p.m. at the Boys and Girls Club of Stamford’s Yerwood Unit, 90 Fairfield Avenue in Stamford. We will discuss the Lighthouse shelter, a Pacific House initiative of permanent housing located on the corner of Stillwater Avenue and Liberty Street.

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A Paid Family Medical Leave Program in Connecticut

February 19, 2019

Last week, the state took its first step in potentially introducing a Paid Family Medical Leave program. House Bill 5003, An Act Implementing a Paid Family Medical Leave Program, came before the Labor and Public Employee Committee for a Public Hearing.

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Access Health CT Deadline Is Saturday

December 13, 2018

This Saturday, Dec. 15, is the last day to enroll for health insurance through Access Health CT, so if you or anyone else you know is interested, then don’t delay.

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Ashanti Alert Act

December 10, 2018

Today, I joined Senator Blumenthal at a press conference announcing passage of the Ashanti Alert Act in the US Senate. Ashanti was my second cousin whose body was found 11 days after being reported missing. A missing person’s alert may have helped save her from a tragic death.

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