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UniteCT Apply

July 2, 2021

It is more important now than ever to apply for UniteCT!

Yesterday, June 30th, the Connecticut eviction moratorium expired. However, Governor Lamont has issued Executive Order 12D which took effect on July 1. The order has the following provisions:

- Landlords must apply for the State’s UniteCT rental assistance program prior to delivering a notice to quit for nonpayment of rent. The UniteCT case number must be included on the Notice to Quit;

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Navigating the Virtual Session

February 8, 2021

As we all begin to navigate the upcoming virtual legislative session, I wanted to provide with you with the resources to ensure your voice is heard.

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BPRC Town Hall Recap

May 20, 2020

Thank you to those who've tuned in at home to the past four Black and Puerto Rican Caucus tele-town halls on Health Care, Housing, Education and Houses of Worship. Our conversations have reached thousands and generated hundreds of comments.

We've been joined on these Facebook Lives by State Commissioners, local advocates, religious leaders, medical experts and more to unpack the diverse needs of Connecticut's communities of color in this moment. 

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McGee, Colleagues Praise Mayor Perry

November 12, 2019

Rep. Brandon McGee, chairman of the legislature’s Black and Puerto Rican Caucus, joined his colleagues in mourning the passing of former Hartford Mayor Carrie Saxon Perry, the first black woman elected to lead a major city in the Northeast.

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Let's prepare for 2020: Meet me on Nov. 18

November 6, 2019

Friends and neighbors, join me and share your thoughts, concerns and ideas for new legislation at 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 18, at the LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave., Windsor. Let's work together!

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Helping Personal Care Workers And Inmates

October 9, 2019

It is my job to be vigilant about issues and take action when something isn't right. Yesterday, I joined a rally with personal care attendants and demanded their paycheck issues be resolved. I've also been working on inmate medical care in our prison system. This unfortunately has been an issue for years, and I'm continuing to take more actions to end the inadequate care.

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