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Rep. O’Neill Speaks with Gainfield Elementary Students at the Capitol

Thank you to Mrs. Bunosso, Mrs. Tesch and their fourth grade classes for joining us at the Capitol today. I enjoyed speaking with the students about the General Assembly and the work we are doing in Hartford. I hope they enjoyed their visit and I wish them luck in these final weeks of the school year!

Rep. O’Neill Attends CBIA: Manufacturing & Technology Day at the Capitol

Rep. O’Neill attended CBIA: Manufacturing & Technology Day at the Capitol on Wednesday, May 18, 2017. Several businesses proudly displayed some of their most innovative products and Rep. O’Neill had the pleasure of speaking with many of these entrepreneurs and representatives.

 

Rep. O’Neill believes they are the solution to Connecticut’s economic recovery, and that the General Assembly must work hard to create an environment where their businesses can thrive. Their investment in Connecticut does not go unnoticed.

Rep. O’Neill Provides Update from the House Floor – 5/9/2017

State Rep. Arthur O’Neill (R-69) provided an update from the floor of the Connecticut House of Representatives on Tuesday, May 9, 2017. He spoke about fracking, H.B. 6329, An Act Concerning Hydraulic Fracturing Waste in Connecticut, and about expanding the penalties for hate crimes, H.B. 5743, An Act Concerning Hate Crimes. The former bill will prohibit the storage or transportation of fracking waste in or through the state of Connecticut. The latter increases the penalties for hate crimes, which now includes crimes against a person based on their gender. Rep. O’Neill fully supported these bills, which were passed by the House.

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Rep. O’Neill Attends Realtor Rally in Bushnell Park

On Tuesday, May 9th, Rep. O’Neill attended the Realtor® Rally at Bushnell Park in Hartford. Thousands of realtors from across the state were present and UConn Women’s Basketball Coach Geno Auriemma delivered the keynote address. Rep. O’Neill believes that the key to helping the housing market is to create a more business-friendly environment, which in turn will attract more companies and residents to our state. The goal is to create a Connecticut they can sell.

 

Rep. O’Neill Meets with Pomperaug Seniors at the Capitol

Rep. O’Neill spoke with Pomperaug High School students at the Capitol on Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017. The students were presenting their senior capstone projects where they took dated electronic devices and recycled them to produce original concepts. Each of these students has been accepted to a top university and will be pursuing careers in computer science and engineering. Best of luck this fall!