Representatives Carpino, DeCaprio, Haines, and Weir Celebrate Start of Session

Posted on February 16, 2024


From left to right: State Representative Mark DeCaprio (Lebanon), State Representative Irene Haines (East Haddam), State Representative Christie Carpino (Portland), State Representative Steve Weir (Hebron).

(HARTFORD) — On Wednesday, February 7th, State Representatives Christie Carpino (Portland), Mark DeCaprio (Lebanon), Irene Haines (East Haddam), and Steve Weir (Hebron) convened with her colleagues in the General Assembly as they marked the start of the 2024 legislative session.

The representatives

2024 Legislative Session Resources

Posted on January 31, 2024


With the 2024 Connecticut Legislative Session set to begin on Wednesday, February 7th, I wanted to provide you with resources to keep handy. If you have any questions for me as we approach the beginning of session, please feel free to reach out to me. The upcoming legislative session is the “short” session, which begins February 7th, and ends May 8th. The state’s constitution and legislative rules for this session generally limit proposed bills to adjustments of the budget, revenue and legislation

Special Session to Ban Gas-Powered Cars?

Posted on January 22, 2024


It was less than two months ago that Democrats yanked their proposed ban on gas-powered vehicles and conceded residents had valid concerns. Yet Democrats are now “feeling pretty good” about the prospects of adopting the California plan and are even plotting special session dates for the end of this month.

🚨 ACT NOW: call Democrats and tell them this critical issue shouldn’t be decided in a special session that wouldn’t provide Connecticut residents a chance to have their say on this deeply flawed