State Rep. Weir Visits Andover Elementary, Talks State Government with 5th Graders

Posted on January 30, 2023

Photo: Today, State Representative Steve Weir (R-55) visited Mrs. Hopkins’ fifth grade class from Andover Elementary School to speak with the students about his role and responsibilities, his experiences as a new state representative, the legislative process, and other topics related to state government.

“It was truly a pleasure to have been invited to speak with the students from Andover Elementary School and highlight the role state government plays in their lives,” Rep. Weir said. “I was really

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State Rep. Weir Supports State Police Contract, Joins Caucus in Offering Proposals to Improve Public Safety

Posted on January 25, 2023

HARTFORD – On a day when the House of Representatives vote on pay raises for Connecticut State Police, State Representative Steve Weir (R-55) joined his House Republican colleagues to propose additional measures aimed at rectifying several issues included within the “police accountability” bill.

Rep. Weir said supporting the contract is just the first step in the legislature doing more to retain police officers statewide by offering more competitive pay, increase the recruitment of individuals into

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Posted on January 18, 2023

Will Save Families Over $210 Per Year Immediately, More Over the Long Term

HARTFORD – 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

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