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The Office of Congresswoman Jahana Hayes strives to serve the people of Connecticut’s  5th District by elevating their voices in Congress and empowering them to be their own best advocate to impact meaningful change in their communities.

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October 22, 2021 Press Release
Congresswoman Jahana Hayes, releases a statement on the passage of the Protections (PUMP) for Nursing Mothers Act (H.R. 3110), a bill to extend break time and space protections for nursing mothers in the workplace. Working mothers are not sufficiently protected under current federal break time and space law.
October 5, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Jahana Hayes (CT-05), and Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33) introduced Preventing Disruptions to Universal Services Funds Act to extend access to federal funds for telecommunications programs for three years, eliminating the need for a yearly fund recertification.

October 4, 2021 Press Release
Legislation would define ‘school shooting’ and collect data on campus gun violence incidents, motives and weapons – all to develop better safety strategies.