Newtown Delegation Collecting Tattered U.S. Flags

Posted on June 2, 2023


NEWTOWN — To pay homage to the Flag Day holiday, State Reps. Mitch Bolinsky (R-106), Martin Foncello (R-107) and state Senator Tony Hwang (R-28) in cooperation with Newtown VFW Post #308 and Scout Troop #270 are helping Newtown residents dispose of their worn American flags in a dignified and respectful way.

The U.S. Flag Code specifies that old American flags no longer in service must be properly disposed, and the lawmakers are offering this service free of charge, in conjunction with VFW Post #308.

Rep. Bolinsky, Governor Lamont Announce $10 Million to Support Upgrades for Senior Centers in Connecticut

Posted on May 30, 2023


State Making $9 Million of This Funding Available to Municipalities

(HARTFORD, CT) –Newtown State Representative. Mitch Bolinsky (R-106), Ranking Member of the Legislature’s Aging Committee and his House Co-Chair State Rep. Jane Garibay (D-60), along with Governor Ned Lamont and Aging and Disability Services Commissioner Amy Porter today announced that the Connecticut Department of Aging and Disability Services has been awarded $10 million in funding from the federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA)

Rep. Bolinsky: CT Community Nonprofit Alliance Advocacy Day

Posted on May 24, 2023


Today, State Rep. Mitch Bolinsky (R-106) stood with thousands of Connecticut nonprofit providers who rallied at the State Capitol for additional state funding. These are the people that help support programs for substance abuse and mental health treatment, day and residential services for people with developmental disabilities and other vital services.

Our providers have been underfunded for more than a decade, and we will continue to advocate for increases that pay for services. The House Republican