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State Rep. Brenda Kupchick – 2019 Legislative Session, 10 days to go

Posted on May 24, 2019 by jdooley



Dear Friends,

We are down to the last 10 days of the 2019 legislative session and there is still a lot of work to do.

The biggest item on our agenda is the State Budget but we have yet to see a the governors plan since the Appropriations Committee passed out their version on April 30th. Additionally, Governor Lamont announced last week he intends to call a Special Session on Tolls.

The governor also announced last week a plan for a new state-run health care

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Reps. Kupchick, Devlin & Operation Hope to Host Fairfield Diaper Drive

Posted on May 21, 2019 by jdooley


FAIRFIELD- State Representatives Brenda Kupchick (R-132) & Laura Devlin (R-134) in cooperation with Operation Hope are hosting their 4th annual Diaper Drive to help our Fairfield neighbors in need.

Diapers are incredibly costly and are not covered by Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits. At present time, Operation Hope does not have enough diapers on hand to meet the demand of the community.

Both Kupchick and Devlin are asking Fairfield residents for help by donating a package

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Kupchick & Devlin Oppose Harmful Wage Hike

Posted on May 10, 2019 by jdooley


Will cripple CT businesses 

HARTFORD- State Rep. Brenda Kupchick (R-132) and Laura Devlin (R-134) on Thursday voted against a proposal to increase the state’s minimum wage to $15 an hour.

Rep. Kupchick said, “As a small business owner for over 30 years, this specific minimum wage proposal will severely harm the mom-and-pop businesses that make up Connecticut’s economic core. My district is filled with businesses that are already struggling to survive in the unfriendly climate that exists with the continued overregulation, and taxation and the prospect of tolls on state roads and required expenses. This proposal is going to add to Connecticut’s struggling economy – not improve it.”

Watch Rep. Kupchick’s comments below.

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