Kupchick: Grocery Tax is Back; Hurting CT Families

Posted on September 16, 2019 by jdooley


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HARTFORD – State Rep. Brenda Kupchick (R-132) along with Senate and House Republican colleagues announced newly released details on a grocery store tax included in the Democrat state budget set to go into effect October 1, 2019 which could potentially encompass all cooked food.

The budget approved by the governor and majority party included a 7.35% tax that will be applied to a long list of food items that have never been taxed when sold in grocery stores before, according to the state Department

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Fairfield State Officials Host Casual Office Hours

Posted on August 26, 2019 by jdooley


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Fairfield State Reps. Brenda Kupchick (R-132) and Laura Devlin (R-134), and State Sen. Tony Hwang (R-28) hosted a lively and informational ‘Pints and Politics’ event Wednesday, July 31 at Local Kitchen in Fairfield.

The post-session event permitted Fairfield residents with the opportunity to speak with their local legislators and hear the latest updates from the State Capitol in a relaxed setting.

The lawmakers discussed the major issues and debates that shaped the 2019 legislative session, including

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Rep. Kupchick Hails New Bus Shelter

Posted on August 26, 2019 by jdooley


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FAIRFIELD- State Rep. Brenda Kupchick (R-132) along with local Fairfield officials and the Greater Bridgeport Transit (GBT) unveiled a new bus shelter Westbound Kings Hwy. Cut-off at 1296 Kings Hwy. Cut-off in Fairfield.

The new bus shelter is in front of the public storage facility located at 1296 King’s Highway Cutoff, next to the Stop & Shop.

Rep. Brenda Kupchick, a member of the legislature’s Transportation Committee, said, “It’s so incredibly gratifying on helping to bring more bus shelters

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