Rep. Buckbee Speaks in Favor of Legislation Creating Greater Prescriptive

Posted on February 26, 2020 by Greg MacKinnon


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Hartford – State Rep. Bill Buckbee (R-New Milford) was joined by New Milford residents, Tracey and Tony Morrisey, at the Legislative Office Building on Tuesday afternoon to give testimony before the legislature’s General Law Committee. The committee held a Public Hearing in order to consider public comment on several pieces of legislation, including S.B. 135 An Act Concerning Revisions to Pharmacy and Drug Control Statutes, a bill aimed at providing greater protections to individuals who may be susceptible

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Rep. Buckbee Discusses New Milford Commuter Rail with Transportation Committee

Posted on February 25, 2020 by Greg MacKinnon


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HARTFORD – On Monday afternoon the Transportation Committee heard testimony on several pieces of legislation including Senate Bill 155: An Act Concerning Rail Infrastructure Improvements, which has been drafted by the committee with the intention to improve Connecticut’s overall rail service. State Representative Bill Buckbee (R-New Milford) took the opportunity to speak with the membership of the committee about the inclusion of his initiative to re-introduce commuter rail service to New Milford

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Rep. Buckbee Begins 2020 Session

Posted on February 5, 2020 by Greg MacKinnon


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HARTFORD – On Wednesday, February 5th, the Connecticut General Assembly convened for the 2020 legislative session. This marks the beginning of Rep. Buckbee’s fourth legislative session working for the residents of the 67th Assembly District, which is comprised of New Milford.

“It’s always such an honor to participate in the Opening Day ceremonies to start legislative business for the year. The Capitol complex is full of positivity, I will look to build on that feeling as we get underway and consider

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Rep. Buckbee Looks Forward to Beginning of Session

Posted on January 28, 2020 by Greg MacKinnon


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New Milford – The Connecticut General Assembly will convene on Wednesday, February 5th, marking the beginning of the 2020 legislative session. State Representative Bill Buckbee (R-67), who represents New Milford, will be supporting several different legislative initiatives which will positively impact the local community. Rep. Buckbee will look to increase the accessibility and availability of recovery resources for those battling opioid addiction, promote job growth, and investigate ways to increase

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Buckbee, Harding, Smith Call for Danbury-Area Transportation Town Hall

Posted on January 17, 2020 by Greg MacKinnon


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HARTFORD – Danbury Area legislators have sent a formal request to the governor’s office to call for a “Town Hall” meeting regarding his administration’s CT2030 transportation plan. State Representatives Bill Buckbee (R-67), Stephen Harding (R-107), and Rich Smith (R-108) penned a letter to Governor Lamont on Tuesday, January 8, asking that a local Town Hall meeting be held so that Danbury area residents could have an opportunity to hear details of the plan and express their concerns or ask questions.

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