October Taxes – Costing Connecticut More

Posted on October 8, 2019 by jencusato


From Representative Themis Klarides

Life is now going to cost everyone just a little bit more.

An increase will apply to the food we eat, the movies we enjoy with our families, and even the car we are trading in to the auto dealer.

It’s a game of inch by inch with the ever encroaching tax system of Connecticut steadily creeping into the everyday life and homes of our taxpayers. The Digital Goods Tax now increases from 1% to 6.35%. This tax will be applied to downloading movies, music, stock photography,

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Rep. Klarides travels to Athens, Greece as member of United States Legislative Delegation

Posted on July 15, 2019 by jencusato


This month ten elected state legislators from around the United States visited Athens as a part of the World Hellenic Inter-Parliamentary Association (WHIA). WHIA is an organization made up of legislators of Greek descent from various parliaments and legislatures from 26 countries from around the world who come together to advocate for Hellenic causes and issues of concern to the Greek diaspora abroad.

“As a member of the U.S. delegation traveling to Athens for the World Hellenic Inter-Parliamentary

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Posted on June 20, 2019 by jencusato


HARTFORD – House Republican Leader Themis Klarides (R-Derby) issues statement addressing today’s release of the agenda for the State Bond Commission meeting, set for June 26, 2019.  The agenda is void of the long promised funding for the construction of the Valley Regional Fire Training School.

“On November 2, 2018 just days before the election, then candidates for Governor and Lieutenant Governor Ned Lamont and Susan Bysiewicz held a large press conference in the City of Derby.  The intent of this

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