Looney and Duff: Proposed UConn Contract Not Sustainable at This Time

Senate President Martin M. Looney (D-New Haven) and Senate Majority Leader Bob Duff (D-Norwalk) today released the following joint statement regarding the proposed University of Connecticut Professional Employees Association contract. “There is a nearly $40 million gap between UConn’s estimate and OPM’s and the nonpartisan Office of Fiscal Analysis’ estimates of the true cost of…

Duff Appoints Norwalk Resident and Marine Corps Veteran Tatiana Quinzi to the Board of Trustees of the Connecticut Department of Veterans’ Affairs

Senate Majority Leader Bob Duff (D-Norwalk) announced today that he has appointed Tatiana Quinzi to the Board of Trustees of the Connecticut Department of Veterans’ Affairs. Quinzi, a veteran of the United States Marine Corp, served as an Aviation Operations Specialist. The appointment is effective immediately and is coterminous with Sen. Duff’s appointing authority. Source:…

Duff: Connecticut’s Economy Boasts a Thriving Broadband Infrastructure and Continued Broadband Industry Investment

State Senate Majority Leader Bob Duff (D-Norwalk) announced Tuesday that as Connecticut begins the 2016 Regular Session tomorrow, broadband continues to be a competitive strength and significant bright spot in its growing economy. Following up to a recent report that found connection speeds in Connecticut were among the fastest in the world, a report recently…