Rep. O’Dea Proposes an Amendment to Protect the Safety of Connecticut’s Scholar-Athletes

Posted on May 15, 2023


HARTFORD – On Tuesday, State Rep. Tom O’Dea (R-125) proposed an amendment to HB 6642 An Act Concerning a Title IX Compliance Toolkit for School Districts which would equip school districts to manage participation of transgender athletes in Connecticut interscholastic athletics with emphasis on safety for all children.

“The safety of our children is paramount and as a parent and legislator my concern for them compels me to protect them. When our scholar-athletes in Connecticut gear up to compete,

House Republicans Unveil CT State Budget Proposal

Posted on May 3, 2023


2024-2025 plan provides more tax relief than Governor and Democrats, invests in key areas including education and nonprofit social safety net providers

HARTFORD—House Republicans on Tuesday released a balanced budget proposal that provides more than $1 billion in broad-based tax relief to Connecticut residents while also making historic investments in education and providing more funding for nonprofit providers.

“Residents and taxpayers have expressed growing concerns of affordability in Connecticut

Reps. O’Dea and Marra Hold Successful Legislative Update in Darien

Posted on April 27, 2023


DARIEN — On Wednesday, State Representatives Tom O’Dea (R-125) and Tracy Marra (R-141) held a successful Legislative Update event at Town Hall in Darien. Dozens of residents filled the auditorium for a wide-ranging discussion on state issues including education, finance, housing and zoning, and transportation. Inquiring attendees asked questions of the two representatives on topics such as Connecticut’s Paid Family Leave Assistance program, concerns over local infrastructure in education and public