Opponent Leora Levy calls him “out of touch,” but Sen. Richard Blumenthal is promoting his legislative history as he runs for reelection.
McGee’s race was one of eight primaries for General Assembly nominations Tuesday.
“We’ve got to move on. We have good health care proposals that we’re talking about,” Rep. Sean Scanlon said.
Higher mandatory staffing levels, better infection control measures are among the priorities
Proponents of the public option insurance plan said they pulled the bill because the governor threatened not to sign it.
The measure prohibits misleading advertisements in print publications, online postings and public statements.
The omnibus bill also calls for better data collection on race and ethnicity in health care; now moves to House
It’s unclear which chamber will take up the proposal first.
A bill would prohibit anyone licensed by the state’s insurance department from conducting business with a health care sharing ministry.
The bill would let terminally ill patients access medication to end their lives.
With the rising cost of care a central issue this legislative session, lawmakers and Gov. Ned Lamont’s administration have each moved ahead with their own plans aimed at driving down prices.
Connecticut’s part-time legislature hasn’t received a pay hike since 2001. The annual base-pay for senators and representatives is $28,000.
With COVID-19 cases on the rise and thousands unemployed, legislators say having a ‘public option’ is more pressing than ever.
The legal fights over Tuesday’s election results could eclipse Bush v. Gore
For the second time this year, legislators will not address health equity reform during a special session.