House Clears Miller's Early Literacy Program Legislation

May 22, 2017

I led the House Thursday in a bipartisan vote to approve legislation aimed at creating a Reading Readiness Program at the State Department of Education (SDE) that will assess Alliance Districts and Commissioner’s Network schools to determine if they are reading ready and to provide adequate support to the schools as it relates to their performance and needs.

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Rep. Pat Miller co-chairs 4th WBDC at the Capitol

May 3, 2017

I was delighted to co-chair the fourth annual WBDC event that took place at the State Capitol on May 3. 16 presenters spoke to nearly 200 attendees. Women-owned businesses are growing at a rate five times faster than male-owned businesses. It is important that we support these amazing entrepreneurs and give them the tools they need to thrive.

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CT K-3 Reading Model Forum

March 13, 2017

I am honored and pleased to once again participate with my colleagues and several other key players at the CT K-3 Reading Model Forum at the Legislative Office Building. All the partners involved, including the Black and Puerto Rican Caucus, the Commission on Women, Children and Seniors (CWCS) and the Commission on Equity and Opportunity (CEO) have worked together to support and ensure the success of this program. Special thanks to the State Department of Education, the Neag School of Education at UCONN, Hill for Literacy, and Literacy How for their valuable participation.

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Bonding Sub-Committee Chair of the Finance, Revenue and Bonding Committee

February 1, 2017

The CT State Bond Commission held their first meeting of 2017 today, and all items on the agenda were approved. I am honored to have been named Bonding Sub-Committee Chair of the Finance, Revenue and Bonding Committee and intend to build on the successes of my predecessor.

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