House Approves Paid Time Off

April 26, 2024

Paid time off was expanded in the House. House Bill 5005 allows for the accrual of paid leave, up to 40 hours each year, for those working at least 120 days annually. Businesses that already offer paid time off are exempt.

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Utility Scam Alert

April 19, 2024

As utility service shutoffs for non-payment will start again on May 2, the state’s Consumer Counsel is warning residents about a possible scam targeting utility customers whose bills are overdue.

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LiveGirl, Inc.

April 12, 2024

LiveGirl, Inc. serves thousands of girls in grades 5 through college age annually in free-of-charge innovative leadership development and mentoring programs. I was pleased to welcome some of these young women to Hartford for LiveGirl Day at the Capitol last week. 

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Early Voting: What You Need to Know

March 15, 2024

Early voting options are now available thanks to the work of the Connecticut General Assembly last session, and later this month, voters in the state will take to the polls to vote in the 2024 presidential primary.

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Celebrating Women's History Month

March 8, 2024

March is Women’s History Month, a time dedicated to honoring the vital role women have played in American history. It’s also a time to celebrate their achievements and learn more about their contributions.

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