State Legislators Hear from Trumbull Business Owners

Posted on October 30, 2019 by jdooley


TRUMBULL- State Representatives Laura Devlin (R-134), David Rutigliano (R-123),  and Ben McGorty (R-122) recently held a successful business advisory forum for local business leaders, employees and the public in the Council Chambers of the Trumbull Town Hall.

The hour long discussion began with a general overview of the main topics and quickly became an informative back and forth between the legislators and the forum attendees.

The legislators talked about several important pieces of legislation

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Devlin: Nighttime Bridge Maintenance on I-95 between Greenwich and New Haven

Posted on October 21, 2019 by jdooley


Nighttime Bridge Maintenance on I-95 between Greenwich and New Haven

The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime bridge maintenance project will be performed on I-95 North and South between Greenwich and New Haven, Monday, October 14, through Friday, November 1, 2019.

The project consists of Drainage (Scupper) Cleaning to various bridges on I-95 North and South between Greenwich and New Haven. 

The work is included in the Department of Transportation’s 2019 bridge

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Audit Raises Concerns Over Administering ITS Security System Within DMV, Devlin Says

Posted on October 4, 2019 by admin


HARTFORD – The audit of the Connecticut Integrated Vehicle and Licensing System, CIVLS, within the Department of Motor Vehicles today revealed ongoing problems of administering the information technology system, and renewed questions about addressing longstanding and troubling problems that have plagued the agency over recent years, State Rep. Laura Devlin of Fairfield, the Ranking House Member on the Transportation Committee, said.

The auditors highlighted 19 areas of concern. Another 14 involving

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Trumbull Legislators is Hosting a ‘Stuff a Humvee’ Event to Help Local Veterans

Posted on October 4, 2019 by jdooley


TRUMBULL — State Representatives David Rutigliano (R-123), Laura Devlin (R-134) and Ben McGorty (R-122) in conjunction with Trumbull Stop & Shop and Homes For The Brave are hosting a ‘Stuff a Humvee’ event to collect items to benefit local veterans in need.

The event will take place on Saturday, November 2nd from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m at the Stop & Shop on 100 Quality Street in Trumbull.

  • What: Stuff a Humvee Veterans Collection
  • When: Saturday, November 2nd from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
  • Where: Stop

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SURVEY: Trumbull Reps. Rutigliano, & Devlin, and McGorty – A forum on legislation affecting businesses

Posted on October 3, 2019 by jdooley


Create your own user feedback survey

Reps. Devlin, Rutigliano and

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Trumbull Legislators Recognize Trumbull Teacher

Posted on September 26, 2019 by jdooley


TRUMBULL- State Reps. David Rutigliano (R-123) and Laura Devlin (R-134) presented Lisa Cerulli with an official state citation in recognition for being selected as the 2019-20 Madison Middle School and Trumbull Teacher of the Year.

Lisa Cerulli has been a teacher for 27 years. She teaches social studies at Madison Middle School and is co-team leader for grade 7 social studies curriculum.

Rep. Rutigliano said, “We commend Lisa Cerulli’s tireless level of commitment to our children in all that she

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Rep. Devlin: Digital Tax Hike Starts Oct. 1

Posted on September 23, 2019 by jdooley


Dear Neighbors,

Connecticut users of the streaming music service Spotify received emails last week that the state sales taxes will be going up starting next month.

Effective October 1, 2019, sales of “digital goods,” which includes audio works, visual works, audio-visual works, reading materials or ring tones, which are electronically accessed or transferred, will be subject to sales and use taxes at the standard 6.35% rate. Currently

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Rep. Devlin: Grocery Tax is Back, Hurting CT Families

Posted on September 12, 2019 by jdooley


HARTFORD – State Rep. Laura Devlin (R-134) along with Senate and House Republican colleagues announced newly released details on a grocery store tax included in the Democrat state budget set to go into effect October 1, 2019 which could potentially encompass all cooked food.

The Democrat-approved 7.35% tax will be applied to a long list of food items that have never been taxed when sold in grocery stores before, according to the state Department of Revenue Services policy statement issued this week.

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Fairfield State Officials Host Casual Office Hours

Posted on August 26, 2019 by jdooley


Fairfield State Reps. Laura Devlin (R-134),  Brenda Kupchick (R-132) and State Sen. Tony Hwang (R-28) hosted a lively and informational ‘Pints and Politics’ event Wednesday, July 31 at Local Kitchen in Fairfield.

The post-session event permitted Fairfield residents with the opportunity to speak with their local legislators and hear the latest updates from the State Capitol in a relaxed setting.

The lawmakers discussed the major issues and debates that shaped the 2019 legislative session, including

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Fairfield Lawmakers Push for Greater Transparency of State Port Authority

Posted on August 21, 2019 by jdooley


HARTFORD- At a public information meeting yesterday, Transportation Committee members State Rep. Brenda Kupchick (R-132), and House ranking member Laura Devlin (R-134) pushed for greater transparency and accountability of the Connecticut Port Authority (CPA) and expressed disappointment that those in leadership positions who were the CPA decision makers refused to come before their legislative committee and explain the finance and mismanagement practices at the quasi-public agency.

The State Auditors

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