- About AFT CT
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For media inquiries, contact AFT CT's communications coordinator:
- Matt O’Connor
- Office: (860) 257-9782 x. 146
- Cell: (860) 221-5696
(Note: this list does not include releases or press statements issued by the AFT National communications department)
Aug. 30, 2016: Nurses at CREC Schools Vote to Strengthen their Voice to "Speak Out for Those Who Depend on Us"
Jul. 1, 2016: Medical, Dental Assistants at Hartford Community Health Ctr. "Join Forces with Our Physicians, Nurses"
May 11, 2016: If Budget Deal Before Legislators Passes Services, Communities, Private Sector Will Suffer
Mar. 18, 2016: Comments on Lawmakers' Action to Decouple Standardized Tests from Teacher Evaluations
Mar. 11, 2016: Medical Techs and Therapists at Danbury and New Milford Hospitals Celebrate First-Ever Contract
Dec. 17, 2015: Technical Professionals at Danbury and New Milford Hospitals Recommit to Putting "Patients Before Profits"
Oct. 29, 2015: Educators, Caregivers, and Public Employees Back Hartford Working Families' Candidates
Oct. 26, 2015: Teachers, Nurses, and Public Service Professionals Back Tina Manus for Stratford Town Council
Oct. 3, 2015: Danbury Hospital Board Member Publicly Challenged for "Putting the Squeeze" on Caregivers
Jul. 1, 2015: Education, Healthcare, Public Service Employees' New Leadership to Carry On "Solution Driven Unionism"
Jun. 11, 2015: Teachers at Windham Charter School Ratify First Contract, "Cements Partnership Between Labor and Management"
Jun. 2, 2015: Comments on Legislature's Action to Increase Oversight of Charter Management Organizations
Jun. 1, 2015: "Overwhelming Majority" of Healthcare Workers in Danbury, New Milford Hospitals Urge Immediate Negotiations
May 26, 2015: Caregivers "Taken Away from Bedside" by "Union-Busters" at Danbury, New Milford Hosps.
May 7, 2015: Healthcare Workers Coming Together to "Build a Better Hospital" in Danbury, New Milford
December 10, 2014: Bristol School Board, Teachers Union Reach Settlement on New Collective Bargaining Agreement
Nov. 23, 2014: Technical Professionals at Danbury, New Milford Hospitals Vote for Voice on the Job to Improve Care
Oct. 24, 2014: AFL-CIO Sec. Treas., AFT President to Rally Union Members, "GOTV" for Endorsed Candidates
Oct. 22, 2014: Visiting Nurses' Caregivers Celebrate Strong New Contracts, "Whole New Level of Respect" for Home Health Aides
Oct. 10, 2014: Caregivers at L+M Corp. Outpatient Facility Applaud Fed. Ruling Empowering "Own Vote, Own Voice"
Jul. 31, 2014: Linda Orange Backed by Healthcare, Education, Public Employees as "Champion for Working Families"
Jul. 24, 2014: Healthcare, Education, and Public Service Professionals Back Betsy Ritter for State Senate
Jul., 15, 2014: AFT Convention Recognizes L+M Hospital Union Leaders, Addresses Staffing Levels, Patient Care
Jul. 9, 2014: Teachers, Public Service, Healthcare Professionals Back Coleman's Re-Election to State Senate
Jun. 13, 2014: Teachers, Nurses, Public Srv. Professionals Back Statewide Candidates Committed to Collective Bargaining Rights
Mar. 25, 2014: Comments on L+M Hospital Union Leader Appointed to African-American Affairs Commission
Feb. 10, 2013: Teachers, Nurses, and Public Service Professionals Back Gary Holder-Winfield for State Senate
Jan. 31, 2014: Joint Statement from L+M and AFT CT on Tentative Agreement and Scheduled Contract Ratification Vote
Jan. 29, 2014: Comments on Governor Malloy and Lawmakers' Proposed Teacher Evaluation Flexibility Options