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Bolinsky: State Budget Process is Broken

Posted on June 17, 2021 by jdooley


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NEWTOWN- Late last night, State Rep. Mitch Bolinsky (R-106) voted against an egregious budget implementer which was crafted in the cover of darkness without Republican input and given only a few hours to properly review and deliberate before a vote.

On Wednesday, the state legislature held a Special Session to take up the bill which puts the state budget into action, called the budget implementer, SB 1202: AAC Provisions Related to Revenue and Other Items to Implement the State Budget for the Biennium

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Rep. Bolinsky Hails Proposal for Enhanced Dyslexia Instruction

Posted on June 8, 2021 by jdooley


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Would provide more support for CT Students

HARTFORD – To better support students with dyslexia, State Rep. Mitch Bolinsky (R-106) last week strongly supported the proposal to implement the recommendations of the Task Force to Analyze the Implementation of Laws Governing Dyslexia Instruction and Training.  The legislation, HB 6517 received unanimous support in the House of Representatives.

“I am so grateful for the work of this task force, born of legislation that I introduced and pushed-along with

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Rep. Bolinsky: House Gives Final Approval to Back-Seat Safety Belt Law

Posted on June 8, 2021 by jdooley


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HARTFORD- In the House of Representatives today, State Rep. Mitch Bolinsky (R-106) hailed passage of his life-saving measure which requires back seat passengers in a motor vehicle to wear seat belts.

“When it comes to being unbuckled in rear seats, particularly in larger vehicles, fatality rates are considerably higher for everyone in the vehicle, even buckled front-seat occupants”, said Rep. Bolinsky. “When crashes occur, back seat passengers that are not restrained can become ‘human missiles.’

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