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Rep. Carpino: Letter to ‘Committee of Ten’

Posted on September 3, 2020 by cthomas


On September 2 I joined fellow House Republicans to demand the Majority Leaders and Co-Chairs of Public Health as a legislative committee convene a meeting and vote on Governor Lamont’s efforts to extend his sweeping executive orders beyond their Sept. 9 expiration date.

I sent a letter to Majority members the committee, as have many of my colleagues, asking they meet to address the balance of unchecked authority. We were all elected to represent the people of Connecticut.

Women’s Equality Day Flag Raising

Posted on August 26, 2020 by cthomas


On August 26, Rep. Carpino joined State Representatives Noreen Kokoruda, Leslee Hill, Michelle Cook and Maria Horn as they raised the Women’s Suffrage Flag over the State Capitol. Rep. Carpino spearheaded this small, socially distant gathering to recognize the generations of women who fought for our right to vote.

Please click here to view a video of the flag raising.

August 14 Update: Tax Free Week, PURA Update, and SNAP Benefit Replacements

Posted on August 14, 2020 by cthomas



I hope that you have managed well after the storm and cleanup. Here is some information that I think you may find helpful.

Connecticut Tax Free Week August 16-22
This year marks the 20th anniversary of Connecticut’s Tax Free Week. During this one-week sales tax holiday, retail purchases of most clothing and footwear items priced under $100 are exempt from Connecticut sales tax.

For a list of included items, please click here.

PURA to Investigate Tropical Storm Isaias Response
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