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State Rep. Brenda Kupchick with a 2019 Session Wrap-up

Posted on June 17, 2019 by jdooley


The 2019 session ended at midnight on June 5th, and although there were some good pieces of legislation to come out of this session, I was quite disappointed by the lack of bi-partisanship on the major issues debated.

In 2017-2018 legislative sessions the legislature worked together across party lines to pass meaningful legislation and a budget that put Connecticut on a path toward fiscally responsibility.

Some positive legislation that passed this session included:

  • Stopping the governor’s plan

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Kupchick Recognizes Roger Ludlowe Middle School Principal

Posted on June 12, 2019 by jdooley


FAIRFIELD- State Rep. Brenda Kupchick (R-132) visited Roger Ludlowe Middle School this week to recognize Roger Ludlowe Middle School Principal Meg Tiley who has been awarded the 2019 Connecticut PTA Middle School Principal of the Year.

Rep. Kupchick presented Principal Tiley with an official state citation for this important accomplishment.

“It was an honor to recognize Principal Tiley’s commitment to Fairfield’s children. Meg’s enthusiasm and selfless dedication to our children is felt everyday

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Fairfield Delegation Applauds Passage of Private College Curriculum/Program Approval Legislation

Posted on June 5, 2019 by jdooley


HARTFORD — Today the House passed, in concurrence with the Senate, Senate Bill 26 – An Act Making Permanent the Moratorium on the Approval of Programs at Independent Institutions of Higher Education. The legislation that would make permanent the moratorium that permits independent institutions of higher education to create up to twelve new programs per year without approval from Connecticut’s Office of Higher Education (OHE).

Connecticut is one of the few states that requires some institutions of

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