Many housekeepers at Connecticut hospitals say COVID-19 pandemic benefits have only come after prolonged demands for recognition, if at all.
Educators said teachers should be able to receive the vaccine immediately when the next phase begins.
The proposal calls for a three-stage distribution plan, but complex logistics remain unresolved.
Connecticut’s Latino and Black workers have borne the brunt of the pandemic and advocates say they’ll need long-term help.
Many HEROES Act provisions are likely to be dropped or scaled back to win Senate and White House support.