Video: “Changing the Future: An Online Discussion on How You Can Influence Policymaking in Connecticut”

On October 12, 2021, the Roundtable held a webinar with panelists from across Connecticut who had connections to the legislative process. Together, they discussed how individuals and coalitions can rise to the challenge of getting an idea turned into a bill that the state legislature would be willing to consider and bring to the floor for a vote.

Moderators: Aziz Dehkan, Executive Director, CT Roundtable on Climate and Jobs; Allison Pilcher, Policy Director, CT Roundtable on Climate and Jobs

Audience Facilitator: Michelle Eckman, Assistant Director, CT Roundtable on Climate and Jobs

Social Media Engagement: Aisha K. Staggers, Communications Director, CT Roundtable on Climate and Jobs

Panelists: Julie Kushner, State Senator (24th District); Jonathan Harris, Senior Advisor to Gov. Lamont; Sarah Ganong, CT Working Families Party State Political Director; Nate Brown, IUOE Local 478 Director of Government Affairs

Aisha K. Staggers
Author: Aisha K. Staggers

Provider of "proactive and strategic communications" with a solid background in print and digital journalism. Communications Director of Connecticut Roundtable on Climate and Jobs.