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Candelora Statement on Transparency and Decision-Making in Government

Posted on November 9, 2021


HARTFORD — House Republican Leader Vincent Candelora on Tuesday issued the following statement regarding recent events affecting the Connecticut General Assembly, including a legislative staffer who plans to simultaneously serve as executive director of the Connecticut Democratic Party, as well as the West Haven controversy that caused former state representative Mike DiMassa to resign and has current 104th District Rep. Kara Rochelle facing questions from the news media regarding payment she received

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Candelora, Kelly Renew Calls for Public Hearing on COVID-19 Relief Funds Following New Questions Funding Misuse

Posted on November 8, 2021


HARTFORD – House Republican Leader Vincent Candelora (R-North Branford) and Senate Republican Leader Kevin Kelly (R-Stratford) are renewing their calls for a public hearing on the executive branch’s policies overseeing the distribution of COVID-19 relief funds.

The request follows the alleged theft of over $600,000 in COVID-19 relief funds in West Haven. On Friday, it was reported that the city of West Haven also spent COVID-19 relief funds on a 20-person marching band and transportation, commemorative

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Children and Marijuana Safety: Candelora and Carpino to Hold Online Forum

Posted on November 3, 2021


HARTFORD – House Republican Leader Vincent Candelora and State Rep. Christie Carpino are hosting a forum via Zoom regarding the dangers that marijuana poses to children. The legislators will host medical experts to educate parents and caretakers about accidental ingestion, overdoses in children, and what to watch for if you are concerned your child is using marijuana.

Guest speakers include experts from the CT Poison Control Center and Connecticut Children’s Medical Center.

 

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