Residents Need More Relief from Financial Pressure: Candelora on “Talk of Connecticut”

Posted on November 17, 2022

House Republican Leader Vincent today was a guest on WDRC’s Talk of Connecticut with Gary Byron. Candelora and Byron talked about an upcoming special legislative session, when state lawmakers are expected to extend the gas tax holiday. Check out a portion of the interview here:


Candelora, Kelly Renew Calls for Special Session to Cut Gas Tax, Address Home Heating Crisis

Posted on November 15, 2022

HARTFORD — House Republican Leader Vincent Candelora (R-North Branford) and Senate Republican Leader Kevin Kelly (R-Stratford) released the following statement urging lawmakers to call a special session to not only extend the gas tax suspension, but to also provide further relief, including home heating assistance to Connecticut families and stop a new truck tax from taking effect January 1:

“Connecticut Republicans have been pushing to extend gas tax relief since the spring. We need a special session

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Rep. Candelora unanimous choice for House Republican Leader

Posted on November 10, 2022

HARTFORD——Republicans elected to serve in Connecticut’s House of Representatives have selected state Rep. Vincent Candelora to serve a second term as House Minority Leader.

Candelora, who last week won re-election to a ninth term serving the 86th House District, was the unanimous choice of more than 50 Republicans who attended a Nov. 10 leadership caucus held at the State Capitol.

“I remain humbled by the faith my caucus colleagues have placed in me to lead them in our shared effort to make the state

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