State Reps Doug Dubitsky and Brian Lanoue Tour Lisbon Trash-to-Energy Plant

Posted on October 24, 2019 by jpheasant


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Photo: State Representative Brian Lanoue and Rep. Doug Dubitsky look over a sample fabric filter. These filters are used to prevent loose particles from going into the stack and being released back out into the air.

LISBON – State Representative Doug Dubitsky (R-47) and Rep. Brian Lanoue (R-45) got a first-hand look into how Wheelabrator Technologies, a Lisbon trash-to-energy company, is turning up to 500 tons of everyday residential and business waste into reusable electricity.

The lawmakers joined

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Conservative Caucus Blasts Democrats’ Increase of the Digital Download Tax

Posted on October 1, 2019 by jpheasant


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HARTFORD – The legislature’s Conservative Caucus this week warned residents to prepare for yet another round of Democrat tax increases – this time on goods and services that range from supermarket sandwiches and coffee to digital downloads – contained in the Democrats’ budget that take effect on October 1st.

Instead of streamlining state government, or trying to reduce state spending to balance yet another massive budget deficit, legislative Democrats and Governor Lamont chose once again to soak

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Conservative Caucus Joins College Republicans to Improve Existing Anti-Discrimination Policies

Posted on September 27, 2019 by jpheasant


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HARTFORD – The Conservative Caucus today joined the Connecticut Federation of College Republicans in calling on Connecticut colleges and universities to include political free speech in their anti-discrimination policies.

During a mid-day press conference at the Legislative Office Building, Connecticut Federation of College Republicans Chairman Timothy Anop announced the launch of the “Take Back the First” initiative to encourage universities across the state to incorporate political ideology as

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