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July 8, 2012
CONNECTICUT WILL BENEFIT FROM THE ACA
The U.S. Supreme Court's ruling that upheld the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) was a great victory for all Americans. As House chair of the Connecticut General Assembly's Public Health Committee, I have advocated for a more equitable, accessible and affordable health care system and this decision goes a long way toward furthering those priorities. READ MORE

July 2, 2012
AFFORDABLE CARE ACT BENEFITS CONNECTICUT RESIDENTS
The co-chairs of the General Assembly's Public Health Committee, State Rep. Betsy
Ritter, Senator Terry Gerratana, joined by Speaker of the House Christopher G. Donovan and others, held a press conference today detailing the benefits to Connecticut residents of the Affordable Care act recently upheld by the U.S. Supreme Court. READ MORE

March 27, 2012
STATE LEADERS CELEBRATE NATIONAL HEALTHCARE ACT ANNIVERSARY Speaker of the House Christopher G. Donovan, Chairs of the legislature’s Public Health Committee State Rep. Betsy Ritter and State Senator Terry Gerratana together with advocates and supporters across the state today celebrated and recognized the 2nd Anniversary of the signing of the national Affordable Care Act (ACA) into law.
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March 13, 2012
SMALL BUSINESS HEALTH CARE LEGISLATION
The Speaker's Working Group on Small Business Health Care unveiled legislation aimed at reducing health insurance costs, including a measure that would allow small businesses to purchase employee health care coverage through the state employee health plan. READ MORE

February 24, 2012
LAWMAKERS DEFEND MEDICAID EXPANSION
Chairs of the legislature’s Public Health Committee State Rep. Betsy Ritter and State Senator Terry Gerratana (D-New Britain) announced they have joined hundreds of state legislators from every state in the nation in filing an Amicus Brief with the U.S. Supreme Court supporting the constitutionality of the expansion of Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act. READ MORE

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