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House Approves Home Foreclosure Help Bill

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The state House of Representatives has approved a bill that would expand protections for homeowners facing foreclosure. The House approved the legislation on a 135-0 vote Thursday night and sent it […]


Connecticut State House (Jessica Hill/AP Photo)

Education Reform Bill Gets Final Legislative Approval

Connecticut lawmakers have given final legislative approval to a wide-ranging bill that attempts to overhaul the state’s public education and attempt to close one of the nation’s largest achievement gaps between rich and poor.


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House Votes 76-65 in Favor of Sick Leave Bill

The Connecticut House of Representatives has given final legislative approval to a bill that would make the state the first in the nation to require certain employers to provide their workers with paid sick time.