Ask Governor to Sign Economic Conversion Bill



The Connecticut legislature has sent to Governor Dannel Malloy a bill that would create a commission to develop a plan for conversion from military industries to civilian and environmentally sustainable manufacturing.

The bill, which passed on a bipartisan 121-15 vote, includes a provision for representatives from labor, environmental, and peace organizations to hold seats on the commission.

Background:
David Swanson: Connecticut Advances Conversion
New Haven Peace Council
No Nukes No War
City of New Haven Peace Commission
Connecticut AFL-CIO
International Association of Machinists - Connecticut


Thank the legislature and encourage the Governor to sign!