Rep. Tom Delnicki Warns Constituents of New Grocery Tax and Calls for a Special Session

Posted on September 24, 2019 by admin


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On Wednesday, September 18th 2019, State Representative Tom Delnicki joined House and Senate Republicans in petitioning Governor Ned Lamont to call the General Assembly into a special session to eliminate the grocery tax set to go into effect on October 1st.

On June 3, 2019 when majority Democratic legislators passed the 2020-21 state budget, they included a change in taxes on prepared meals. At the time, the change was labeled as a 1% tax increase on items already taxed at 6.35%, including all food

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Call for Special Session to Eliminate Grocery Tax

Posted on September 19, 2019 by admin


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Yesterday, House and Senate Republicans called upon Governor Lamont to bring the legislature into special session to fix a piece of legislation passed in the Democrat state budget that created new taxes on hundreds of grocery store foods, and also substantially increased taxes on prepared meals.

These new and increased taxes will negatively and disproportionately impact senior citizens and others on a fixed income, the underemployed and the middle class.

The House of Representatives need 76 members

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Legislators Tour Oakridge Dairy Farm

Posted on September 18, 2019 by admin


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State Representatives Christopher Davis (R-57), Tom Delnicki (R-14), and Terrie Wood (R-141), State Senator Dan Champagne (R-35), and First Selectwoman Lori Spielman toured Oakridge Dairy with Owner and CEO Seth Bahler on Monday, September 16th.

Rep. Davis commented, “I was excited to invite my colleagues to Ellington. It is vital for the legislature to understand the importance of dairy farming not just for our town, but for our state as a whole.”

Oakridge Dairy is the largest dairy farm in the

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