In an attempt to accurately report this story, CT Chronicle has made several attempts to contact Senator Flexer regarding the information we published on Friday. We have not received a call from Flexer or her press aid seeking comment regarding this story. Senator Flexer interviewed with WINY radio in Putnam to discuss the story we
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Sources tell CT Chronicle that Sen. Mae Flexer (D-Killingly) has quashed a bill that would do away with the Board of Regents for Higher Education during the screening process of the Higher Education & Employment Advancement Committee. Flexer is the Vice-chair of the committee and is tasked with reviewing bills brought before the committee. The
Connecticut’s middle class can’t afford another billion dollar a year tax that will cost each resident over $1,000.00 per year just to get to work.
Governor Ned Lamont made it one of his rallying cries during the election to pass a $15.00 per hour minimum wage. Democrat legislators were already on board and Lamont gladly embraced this partisan issue to drive people to the polls. He painted Bob Stefanowski as heartless for not wanting to help Connecticut’s lowest wage workers