Rep. Cummings Objects to State Employee Raises

Posted on April 23, 2019 by admin


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Citing the still-struggling state economy and projected multi-billion dollar state budget deficit, State Representative Stephanie Cummings (R-74) today voted against another employee contract that awards substantial salary and benefit increases to a small group of already well-paid union state employees.

The current contract – the fifth such contract for union workers this session – provides a 13% salary increase over the next two years and an additional $2,000 lump sum payout for Deputy Wardens

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CT’s Tax Freedom Day is April 25th!

Posted on April 22, 2019 by admin


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Once again, Connecticut’s tax burden is among the highest of any state in the nation. Residents in our state need to work longer than residents in 45 other states to pay their local, state and federal tax bills.

Tax Freedom Day is the day each year when the average citizen has earned enough to pay their combined local, state and federal tax bills. National Tax Freedom Day is on April 16!

This year, according to The Tax Foundation, Connecticut’s Tax Freedom Day is April 25, which means we’re tied

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Rep. Cummings, FD Community FCU to Host “Shred Day” To Help Protect Against Identity Theft

Posted on April 16, 2019 by admin


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State Representative Stephanie Cummings (R-74) and community partner FD Community Federal Credit Union are co-sponsoring an upcoming, free “shred day” on Saturday, June 8, 2019, between 8:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. in the FD Community Federal Credit Union parking lot located at 281 Meriden Rd. in Waterbury.

Rep. Cummings urges people to bring their old and unwanted documents and papers to have them quickly and professionally shredded into unreadable scraps by Shred-it.

There is no cost to have your papers

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