Area Lawmakers Ask Gov. Lamont to Host a Toll Meeting in their Communities

Posted on January 9, 2020 by bevans


January 9, 2020

HARTFORD – Area lawmakers, House Republican Leader Themis Klarides, Rep. Rosa Rebimbas, Rep. Nicole Klarides-Ditria, Rep. David Labriola, Rep. Charles Ferraro, Rep. Kathy Kennedy, sent a joint letter on Wednesday to Governor Ned Lamont asking him to host additional Town Hall Meetings about his CT2030 Transportation Plan that includes truck-only tolls.

Last week, it was uncovered that the Governor and Democratic lawmakers in Westport were preparing to host a secret meeting about the

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House Republican Leader Themis Klarides’ Statement on ‘Top Secret’ Pro Tolls Meeting

Posted on January 5, 2020 by bevans


Latest Rollout of Democrat Toll Plan, Another Mess

According to leaked emails, Democrat lawmakers and Gov. Lamont were planning to meet Tuesday night in Westport to spur support for their most recent unpopular toll plan, just the latest misguided attempt to fool weary lawmakers, media, and the public that there is support for tolls, House Republican Leader Themis Klarides said Sunday.

“This desperate and dishonest attempt to sway public opinion to support tolls all over Connecticut won’t work and

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New Taxes and Laws Taking Effect for the New Year

Posted on December 31, 2019 by bevans


Dear friends and neighbors,

I wanted to take this opportunity to wish you and your family a very safe, healthy, and Happy New Year. As 2019 comes to a close, I also wanted to update you on new taxes and laws that will be taking effect on January 1, 2020.

Some of these new taxes include:

  • Dry Cleaning – Existing state sales tax rate will be expanded to dry cleaning services & laundry services
  • Parking – Existing state sales tax rate will be expanded to parking fees
  • Interior Design Service – Existing

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