This is not the same bill that has “died in committee” in the past. It merits a fresh, more enlightened, and more comprehensive assessment than it was allowed in the past.
Early voting promises to increase voter participation, an antidote to an ailing democracy.
This week we mark the anniversary of the January 6 Insurrection.
Extraordinary times demand extraordinary measures. The time is now to avoid negative consequences to our democracy and the election process.
Connecticut is an affordable health care success. Under Democratic leadership, the state established Access HealthCT, the most efficient and successful state-level health insurance exchange of any state in the country! It was so well managed, that its CEO, Kevin J. Counihan, was selected to head the federal exchange. It was the enthusiastic support of engaged citizens that allowed us to pass landmark legislation despite strong opposition from the Republican-controlled general assembly. One might ask, where does their loyalty lie when they fight against beneficial healthcare measures intended to support their own constituencies?