Piscopo Supports State Budget

Posted on June 6, 2023


HARTFORD – The House of Representatives approved a $51 billion, two-year state budget early on Tuesday morning. State Rep. John Piscopo (R-Thomaston) voted in favor of the budget bill that delivers historic levels of tax relief and stays within the legislature’s spending guardrails.

“Back in January when we began our initial budget talks, both parties agreed to adhere to our spending and borrowing caps. I’m proud to say that this framework helped accelerate budget talks, which ended in a bipartisan

Piscopo Participates in Black Rock School’s Read Aloud Day

Posted on May 23, 2023


THOMASTON – State Rep. John Piscopo joined students at Black Rock School on Tuesday morning. The school was hosting a Read Aloud Day, inviting local leaders and community organizers to participate in reading to students throughout the day. Piscopo picked the story “Busy Betty,” authored by Reese Witherspoon to read to Ms. Clark’s First Grade Class. “I really appreciate the opportunities I have to visit our schools. The students were well engaged in today’s reading. After we finished the book, we

Piscopo, House Republicans Unveil Budget Proposal

Posted on May 2, 2023


HARTFORD – State Rep. John Piscopo (R-Thomaston) stood with his colleagues on Tuesday morning to unveil the ‘Tax Relief Budget’ proposal for upcoming Fiscal Years 2024 and 2025. Rooted in funding core services and providing substantial financial relief to the state’s residents and businesses, the document published by House Republicans represents a grand total north of $1 billion in broad-based tax cuts.


“This is a quality plan that will get our state going in