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Candelora Testifies on Legislation to Help Businesses

Posted on February 18, 2021 by admin


HARTFORD — House Republican Leader Vincent Candelora today testified on caucus legislation that would help Connecticut business owners by extending the suspension to the “experience rating” that’s imposed on employers when they layoff workers.

House Republicans Designate Candelora & Perillo to Reapportionment Committee

Posted on February 15, 2021 by admin


HARTFORD — House Republicans on Monday announced that state Reps. Vincent Candelora and Jason Perillo have been designated to serve on the Reapportionment Committee.

State legislators are required by the U.S. Constitution and Connecticut constitution to redraw district boundaries every 10 years in order to adjust to changes in population. State lawmakers make up 8 spots on the committee, with the General Assembly’s four caucuses each receiving two appointments.

“We look forward to serving the people

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House GOP Leader Candelora Statement on Gov. Lamont’s Budget Address

Posted on February 10, 2021 by admin


“The Governor’s budget proposal continues small steps to make government more efficient and I applaud efforts to modernize our state agencies such as the Department of Motor Vehicles. But at a time when our state needs leadership, the governor has given us a multiple choice budget that would fill the deficit through either federal aid, draining the rainy day fund, or intense economic growth. The framework he outlined not only fails to inspire, it will leave everyone from parents and teachers to employers

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