At an Education Committee Hearing, Candelora Discusses Need for Virtual School Platform

Posted on March 16, 2023

HARTFORD — House Republican Leader Vincent Candelora on Wednesday testified before the Education Committee, where he talked about the need to create a virtual school platform for Connecticut students. Watch below, or read the testimony here.


House GOP Leader Candelora Calls for More Legislative Oversight on DPH Immunization Requirements

Posted on March 14, 2023

House Republican Leader Vincent Candelora told Public Health Committee members Monday that the state’s Public Health commissioner has too much discretion to install childhood immunization requirements outside of public health emergencies, and he has proposed more legislative oversight. Watch below, and read more here:


Candelora Joins House Republicans and Businesses to Decry Highway Use Tax on Trucks

Posted on March 9, 2023

HARTFORD—House Republicans on Wednesday joined a diverse group of business owners in talking about the negative impact the state’s highway use tax on trucks will have on Connecticut’s economy and encouraged others to testify Friday on legislation to eliminate it.

“The far-reaching implications of the highway use tax on trucks should not be underestimated, and I have little doubt that Connecticut residents will soon feel the ripple effect