Christopher G. Donovan

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Christopher G. Donovan is a State Representative from Connecticut.

Campaign for America's Future

Donovan spoke at the 2003 Take Back America Conference was held in Washington, D.C. from June 4-6 and was sponsored by Campaign for America's Future and the Institute for America’s Future.[1]

Christopher Donovan spoke at the Take Back the American Dream Conference 2011, the annual conference of the Institute for Policy Studies-linked Campaign for America's Future. The conference was held from Oct. 3 - 5 at the Hilton Washington & Towers hotel, 1919 Connecticut Avenue, Washington D.C.[2] Also speaking at the conference were Deepak Bhargava, Center for Community Change; Leo Gerard, United Steelworkers of America; Stephen Lerner, SEIU; and Richard Trumka, AFL-CIO. [3]

Supported Progressive Health Care Reform

In late 2009, Christopher G. Donovan was one of more than 1,000 state legislators to sign a letter entitled "State Legislators for Progressive Health Care Reform". The letter was a project of the Progressive States Network and was developed in consultation with national health care reform advocates, including the AFL-CIO, AFSCME, Community Catalyst, Families USA, Herndon Alliance, National Women's Law Center, Northeast Action, SEIU, and Universal Health Care Action Network. The letter reads in part,[4]

"Failure to pass national comprehensive health reform now will further jeopardize state and local budgets, undermining public services like education, public safety, and transportation infrastructure... We, the undersigned, call on President Obama and the Congress to enact bold and comprehensive health care reform this year – based on these principles and a strong federal-state collaboration – and pledge our support as state legislators and allies in pursuit of guaranteed, high quality, affordable health care for all."

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