Posted on March 15, 2019 by admin
With multiple proposals to add tolls to Connecticut highways before the legislature this session, I want to let you know there are several upcoming forums that will provide important information for you to learn the facts and allow you to get your questions answered.
The upcoming forums will be held in:
Waterbury – March 21, 2019 7-8:30 p.m.
Crosby High School, 300 Pierpont Rd.
Bristol – March 25th, 2019 7-8:30 p.m.
Bristol Central High School, 480 Wolcott St.
Cheshire – April 18, 2019 7-8:30…
Posted on March 1, 2019 by admin
In the General Assembly, as in life, there is a constant flow of positives and negatives, and the first two months of the legislative session have given us plenty of both to consider.
With the election of a new governor and an influx of new legislators, there is no shortage of ideas, both old and new, that may shape our state well into the future. Some of these ideas make sense, some don’t and providing constructive alternatives to the later remains a top priority. I’m encouraged by the variety of…
Posted on February 11, 2019 by admin
Another day, another proposal to increase your taxes
On the heels of their proposals to increase taxes on groceries, medications and drivers with up to 82 toll locations throughout the state, CT Democrats have yet another proposal to “increase revenue” by raising the CT sales tax rate to 6.85%!
The bill language says the money generated from the increase will be given back to the municipality in which the tax is generated; however, I have serious concerns. Sadly, the state has a history of diverting…