Reps Fusco, Mastrofrancesco, State Sen. Sampson Host Successful Town Hall

Posted on January 31, 2020 by admin


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State Representatives John Fusco and Gale Mastrofrancesco, and State Senator Rob Sampson, recently held a successful and informative town hall meeting at the John Weichsel Municipal Complex Council Chambers in Southington.

More than three dozen concerned residents turned out to listen and ask questions of the legislators in advance of the 2020 legislation session that convenes on Wednesday, February 5th. The 1.5 hour long discussion focused primarily on tolls, proposed tolls on trucks only, transportation

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CT Tax Exemption for Retirees

Posted on January 31, 2020 by admin


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With tax season upon us, I want to share some helpful information.

As part of the 2017 bipartisan budget, the legislature passed a long-time Republican proposal and raised the income thresholds that allow some taxpayers to be able to deduct 100 percent of their federally taxable Social Security income, therefore expanding this deduction to more taxpayers.

Effective in 2019, the threshold increases from $50,000 to $75,000 for single filers and married people filing separately, and $60,000 to $100,000

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Area Lawmakers Invite Gov. Lamont to Host Toll Meeting in their Communities

Posted on January 10, 2020 by admin


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Area lawmakers, State Reps. Lezlye Zupkus (R-89), Craig Fishbein (R-90), John Fusco (R-81) and Gale Mastrofrancesco (R-80) sent a joint letter on Wednesday to Governor Ned Lamont asking him to host additional Toll ‘Town Hall’ Meetings about his CT2030 Transportation Plan that includes truck-only tolls.

Last week, it was uncovered that the Governor and Democratic lawmakers in Westport were preparing to host a secret meeting about the Governor’s transportation plan. The purpose of the secret meeting

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