House Republicans Unveil Session Priorities for Cannabis Safety

Posted on January 24, 2023

HARTFORD – Rep. Joe Hoxha, R-Bristol, joined with his Republican colleagues in the House to announce proposals to address the commercialization of marijuana, which increases the public safety risks for children and drivers.

This session, House Republicans have proposed H.B. 5434, which addresses a wide-ranging set of issues, from student driving education and labeling, to sales of cannabis products at gas stations and safer packaging.

A key part of the bill calls for the suspension of marijuana retail

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Bristol Lawmakers to Host Coffee Hour

Posted on January 18, 2023

BRISTOL – State Representative Joe Hoxha (R-78) and Sen. Henri Martin (R-31) would like to invite Bristol residents to join them for their monthly legislative coffee hour this Friday at the Eagle’s Nest in Terryville.

WHEN: Friday, Jan. 20
TIME: 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
WHERE: Eagle’s Nest Restaurant, 163 Main St., Terryville

The lawmakers host these events to provide their constituency with an opportunity to speak with them about legislation, answer any questions they may have about state government,

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Rep. Hoxha Joins CT Republicans in Unveiling Plan to Reduce Energy Costs for Families

Posted on January 17, 2023

HARTFORD – Today, Senate and House Republican Leaders detailed a comprehensive package of policy proposals to reduce the cost of electric bills and make energy more affordable over the long term.

The policies will reduce energy costs for CT families by over $362 million per year, saving the average household over $210 next year.  In the long run, the plan will drive down costs by even more and implement important ratepayer protections against utilities.

The package of legislative proposals will address

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