CURRENT NEWS

Rep. Rojas Hails Committee Passage of Fair Housing, Zoning Proposals

March 31, 2021

"Housing policy is central to growing our economy as we continue to recover from the impact of the pandemic. The debate around housing policy is also central to the larger discussion we are having about equity and racial justice. We have a choice – we can continue the politics that defined the past several decades, or we can engage each other to develop solutions that address the legacy of morally bankrupt policies that perpetuate racial and economic segregation."

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Stop Asian Hate

March 19, 2021

Violence against Asians has skyrocketed over the past year. I stand in solidarity with the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community as we call for an end to hate.

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Rojas Advocates for Amendments to State Zoning Codes

March 14, 2021

"Zoning and land use have prevented the development of diverse communities. As legislators, we have a choice – we can continue the politics that defined the past several decades, or we can engage each other to develop solutions that address the cost of housing and the legacy of morally bankrupt policies that perpetuate racial and economic segregation," said House Majority Leader Jason Rojas (D – East Hartford, Manchester).

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House Convenes, Community Resources, and more

March 1, 2021

The House of Representatives convened on Wednesday to vote on several important matters, including and omnibus bill, HB 6516, that addresses double taxation of Connecticut residents who work out-of-state, the practice of placing liens on real property of those who receive public assistance, and changes to the Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILOT) Program.

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Take My 2021 Constituent Survey

February 22, 2021

The 2021 legislative session is picking up and I want to hear from you about the issues that matter most to you and your family. Every year, I send a constituent survey so every resident in our district can share their thoughts and ideas on important state issues.

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