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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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UConn Health budget tanks due to COVID

UConn Health budget tanks due to COVID

UConn Health Center Revenue, according to Board of Trustees presentation UConn Health Center is facing $114 million loss in revenue after the coronavirus pandemic emptied beds and ended a large number of medical procedures, according to the budget presentation given...

Plastic bag tax returns Wednesday

Plastic bag tax returns Wednesday

Barring another extension of Gov. Ned Lamont’s executive order, Connecticut’s 10 cent tax on single-use plastic grocery bags will return on Wednesday, July 1. Lamont initially suspended the plastic bag tax until May 15 in response to concerns that reusable...

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