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Retired Teachers Lobby Day
Date:Wed, 03/29/2017 - 10:00am - 1:30pm
Connecticut's largest teacher retiree organizations are teaming up for the fourth annual joint "Lobby Day for Retired Teachers" -- the Association of Retired Teachers of Connecticut (ARTC), the Connecticut Education Association- Retired (CEA-R), and the American Federation of Teachers-Retired (AFT-R) are working together to advocate for our past, present and future educators.
Retired union members will meet face-to-face with legislators and speak about issues facing all educators. Lunch will be served at no cost to participating members.
- 10:00am: Welcome and legislative briefing
- Invited guests: Appropriations Committee Co-chairs Senator Cathy Osten and Representative Toni Walker
- 11:15am: Members will lobby their legislators (make sure you make an appointment with your legislators in advance)
- 12:15pm: Luncheon with invited legislators to speak (Old Judiciary Room, State Capitol Buidling)
Send email to Legislative Advocate Jim Vigue (contact info below) to RSVP.
Room 1-D, Legislative Office Building
300 Capitol AvenueHartford, CT