Posted on May 21, 2019 by jdooley
FAIRFIELD- State Representatives Laura Devlin (R-134) & Brenda Kupchick (R-132) in cooperation with Operation Hope are hosting their 4th annual Diaper Drive to help our Fairfield neighbors in need.
Diapers are incredibly costly and are not covered by Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits. At present time, Operation Hope does not have enough diapers on hand to meet the demand of the community.
Both Kupchick and Devlin are asking Fairfield residents for help by donating a package…
Posted on May 10, 2019 by jdooley
Will cripple CT businesses
HARTFORD- State Rep. Laura Devlin (R-134) & Brenda Kupchick (R-132) on Thursday voted against a proposal to increase the state’s minimum wage to $15 an hour.
“We need to understand that this minimum wage proposal doesn’t create a single job, but rather heaps yet another economic burden on already-struggling businesses throughout Connecticut and risks losing jobs,” said Rep. Devlin. “The questions surrounding this proposal for the most part went unanswered and not-addressed,…
Posted on May 8, 2019 by jdooley
Bipartisan bill in memory of Guilford teen who died in accidental shooting
HARTFORD—State Reps. Laura Devlin (R-134) AND Brenda Kupchick (R-132) on Tuesday supported legislation that would expand state law governing safe storage of firearms to cover unloaded guns.
“This sensible legislation is the product of a bipartisan process that included input from informed stakeholders, from law enforcement to advocacy groups for gun owners and safe storage proponents. I am proud to support this bill,” said Rep. Devlin.