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Unemployment Insurance Fund Reform Passes!

Posted on May 12, 2021 by zobermiller


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Today the House of Representatives voted unanimously to pass House Bill 6633, An Act Restructuring Unemployment Insurance benefits and Improving Fund Solvency.

As ranking member of the Finance Committee, I commend both sides of the aisle for rolling up their sleeves and not letting the perfect be the enemy of the good. This bill takes lessons learned from the past to help us avoid a looming unemployment financial crisis and creates meaningful steps towards long-term fund stability.

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March 19th Re-Opening

Posted on March 8, 2021 by admin


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Dear Friends & Neighbors,

On Thursday, Governor Lamont announced upcoming changes to coronavirus restrictions set to begin on March 19th. While certain protocols and guidelines will remain in place, many capacity restrictions will be phased out or significantly reduced. Additionally, the Governor announced an early beginning for trout fishing season.

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Public Hearing – An Act Concerning Virtual Learning

Posted on March 4, 2021 by admin


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Dear Friends & Neighbors,

On Monday March 8th, the Education Committee will conduct a public hearing on S.B. 977, “An Act Concerning Virtual Learning.” The stated purpose of this committee bill is “to require the Department of Education to develop uniform standards for the provision of virtual learning in public schools, conduct a comprehensive audit of virtual learning programs in the state and develop guidelines for training educators in the provision of virtual learning.”

This is your opportunity

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