State Representatives Dauphinais and Hayes to Host PURA Informational Forum

Posted on June 8, 2023


In effort to better understand your electricity bill, you are invited to join me, along with State Representative Anne Dauphinais and Marissa Gillett, PURA Chairman, for a workshop to discuss any questions or concerns that you might have. Constituents are encouraged to join them Wednesday, June 14th, at Killingly High School. Complete details are included on the graphic.

According to their website -The Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) is statutorily-charged with ensuring that Connecticut’s

This Week at the State Capitol

Posted on May 30, 2023


May 29th – June 2nd

We have another busy week ahead in the House of Representatives!  We have one week to go in the 2023 legislative session, and we will be in doing the people’s business during the coming days. I will also be sure to update you on the state budget in the coming days.

To follow along and keep up to date on the bills that impact you and your family, click here to livestream.


Rep Hayes: 2023 Budget Update

Posted on May 23, 2023


As we keep our eyes on the state budget, I wanted to let you know that House Republicans are in the final phase of negotiations to develop it along with Governor Lamont, as well as General Assembly Democrats. We are hopeful that our negotiations will result in a bipartisan budget for Connecticut, something we haven’t seen in our state since Republicans enjoyed nearly even numbers in the legislature back in 2017.

House Republicans entered budget talks this spring with a plan that was hard for our