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Community-based Suicide Prevention Training Seminar March 18

Posted on March 12, 2021

House Republican Leader Vincent Candelora will join state Rep. Christie Carpino and CWCSEO Executive Director Steven Hernandez for an informational webinar on suicide prevention training. The event is March 18 from 6 to 7:30 p.m., and they’ll be joined by QPR Master Trainer Thomas Steen. This webinar is free to attendees and open to the public but limited to 40 participants only. Participants will learn about the potentially lifesaving “QPR Gatekeeper” training, which provides valuable intervention

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Candelora Testifies on Legislation to Help Businesses

Posted on February 18, 2021

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

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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