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Current News & Events
April 22, 2014
REP. SANCHEZ PROMOTED TO VICE CHAIR OF EDUCATION COMMITTEE
Rep. Sanchez has been promoted to serve as House Vice Chair of the legislature’s Education Committee. In accepting the appointment, Sanchez, whose son graduated from New Britain High School said, “As a father, I know too well the challenges we face helping our children navigate the education system, especially now with recent changes to education. READ MORE
April 11, 2014
REP. SANCHEZ HAILS HOUSE PASSAGE OF HOSPITAL LANGUAGE INTERPRETERS BILL
Rep. Sanchez praised House passage of a bill he championed that will require hospitals in the state to maintain qualified interpreters available for patients whose primary language is not English. The law applies to geographic areas where at least 5% of the population speaks a particular language and resides within the area served by the hospital. Current law requires hospitals to provide interpreters only to the extent possible. READ MORE
March 10, 2014
NEW BRITAIN NONPROFITS RECEIVE FUNDING
Several New Britain non-profit organizations received funding as part of the state’s Nonprofit Grant Program. READ MORE
February 26, 2014
ACCESS HEALTH CT LAUNCHES SPANISH WEBSITE
Rep. Bobby Sanchez lauded the launching a new Spanish Access Health CT website targeting the Latino population. Open enrollment continues until March 31, 2014 and in-person assistance is still available at the AHCT enrollment centers in New Britain and other locations across the state. A list of upcoming enrollment fairs and a link to locate an in-person assister are available at www.accesshealthct.com.
January 9, 2014
REP. BOBBY SANCHEZ LAUDS FUNDS FOR SCHOOL TECHNOLOGY UPGRADES
Rep. Bobby Sanchez lauded funding for New Britain schools that was approved at today’s State Bond Commission meeting. The $238,920 State Department of Education bond will go towards helping New Britain upgrade technology wiring in their schools. READ MORE