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Safe Harbor Continued in Commonwealth

Today, , State Senator Stewart J. Greenleaf (R, Montgomery/Bucks) announced the re-introduction of his “Safe Harbor” legislation that would require that sexually exploited children be diverted from the criminal justice system to more appropriate human services. 242 more words

Sex Work V Sex Trafficking

Improving the Federal Workforce Begins with Training, Not Hiring Freeze

NTEU submitted testimony offering recommendations to improve the federal workforce and operations to a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs subcommittee. The union believes supervisors are in need of better training on personnel rules, employee rights and performance management systems. 38 more words


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Rating Governor Malloy's 2017 budget with green thumbs

Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy released his budget last Wednesday in a joint session of the Connecticut General Assembly. We’ve reviewed the proposed budget for environmental impacts; here are our ratings and how the budget affects you: 435 more words


Federal Employee Paid Parental Leave Bills Introduced

In the House, Representative Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) and Representative Barbara Comstock (R-VA) introduced House Resolution (HR) 1022. In the Senate, Senator Brian Schatz (D-HI), Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), and Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) introduced Senate Bill (S) 362. 175 more words


Legislation Introduced to Protect Scientific Integrity

A bill to protect scientific integrity in federal research and policymaking has been introduced by Senators Bill Nelson (D-FL), Brian Schatz (D-HI), Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), and 24 other members of the U.S. 175 more words


Presidentially Speaking

By Annette Hill, MSCPA President 2016-2017

Hello fellow CPAs!  Happy Valentine’s Day!  I’m trusting you’ll take some time today to spend with your loved ones, especially your valentine!  679 more words