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CHALLENGE: Education is the human rights issue of our time. Education is a springboard for confidence and success and we need to make sure that all families and all kids have access to the same opportunities regardless of race, background, zip code or income.

With parent choice, Connecticut’s children can:

  • Have equal access to high quality schools.
  • Get the education and services that fit their specific needs.
  • Be free to learn and free to succeed!

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  • Tell us what you think Connecticut lawmakers should do so every child can be free to learn.
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Policy Corner: The Budget Battle Ahead

Policy Corner: The Budget Battle Ahead

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont arrives in the Hall of the House to deliver his State of the State address at the State Capitol in Hartford, Conn., Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill) Analysis: Preview of the budget battle ahead Democrats are gearing up for...

Transportation Committee Passes Tolls

Transportation Committee Passes Tolls

After extensive debate, the Connecticut Transportation Committee today voted along party lines to approve several tolling bills, which have sparked public interest and outcry across the state.  The Democratic party majority held enough of a lead to ensure passage...

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