Raising the Minimum Wage In Connecticut

April 27, 2017

Today, I joined my colleagues at a press in support of raising the state's minimum wage. I am proud to stand in strong support of HB 6208, on behalf of Connecticut workers who are struggling to make ends meet in minimum wage jobs.

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(CHAMP) Affordable Housing Funding Welcome

April 18, 2017

I welcome news from the governor’s office that a $23 million commitment has been made to support affordable housing developments in various state communities including Bridgeport.

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Bridgeport Day at the State Capitol

April 4, 2017

Bridgeport Day at the Capitol is an opportunity for organizations to come to the Capitol and present displays that showcase their work.

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The Black & Puerto Rican Caucus works on Budget

March 29, 2017

In February, during a public forum at the State Capitol, our constituents brought their concerns to the Black and Puerto Rican Caucus (BPRC) about equitable changes to the ECS formula, youth violence prevention initiatives, criminal justice reform, health care, protecting the safety net infrastructure and the budget deficit.

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