A Legacy of Service: Celebrating Diane Manning of Griswold

Posted on November 21, 2023

On November 16th , I along with some of my Northeast Delegation colleagues, had the opportunity to celebrate Diane Manning, a lifelong resident of Griswold. Diane was featured for her 40 years of excellence at United Services. Over her decades of tireless service to our community, Diane has been a true leader as a voice for behavioral health in our state.

I was proud to announce with Representative Anne Dauphinais, a legislative citation that was introduced by Senator Heather Somers and I, commemorating

Honoring Our Veterans

Posted on November 16, 2023

On November 8th, I participated in the Veterans’ and Military Affairs Committee Informational Hearing. We had the opportunity to hear from our veterans, and others who were advocating on their behalf.

Their input and suggestions will be a great help to us in raising bill concepts next session, to address the needs of our veterans here in Connecticut.

I want to thank our veterans here in Connecticut, and across the country for their service. Without them, we would not have the opportunities in our

Veterans’ & Military Affairs Committee Update: November 8th Informational Public Hearing

Posted on October 30, 2023

On Wednesday, November 8th, there will be an Informational Public Hearing will be hosted by the Veterans’ and Military Affairs Committee, at the Legislative Office Building, Room 2C, from 1:00 – 4:00 P.M.

All Connecticut veterans, military personnel, advocates, and their loved ones are invited to share issues or concerns related to veterans and military affairs in our state.

You are encouraged to participate in this hearing if you have any comments or concerns with state policies that impact veterans

State Representative Brian Lanoue to Undergo Thyroid Surgery on September 25th

Posted on September 15, 2023

HARTFORD – On Friday, State Representative Brian Lanoue (R-45), announced that he will be undergoing thyroid surgery on September 25th. This surgery will require a brief recovery, and as a result, Rep. Lanoue’s Office Hours in Jewett City and Preston, along with other activities in late September through October will be canceled.

“I thought it was important to let my constituents know what is going on and how my schedule may be altered for a short time,” Rep. Lanoue said. “I have the utmost confidence

Concerning Proposed Regulations on Gas-Powered Vehicles

Posted on August 16, 2023

There are major regulatory changes are on the horizon that will impact all of us, from daily commuters who need their cars to get to work or drop off their kids, to business owners who need to make deliveries or carry out a job for clients.

Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) is accepting written comments on two proposed regulations, the first would ban the sales of new gas-powered passenger cars beginning in 2035. The other would gradually prohibit the sale of

Updated 2023 Office Hours

Posted on July 28, 2023


Jewett City Office Hours

WHEN: Every 1st and 2nd Thursdays
TIME: 5:00-6:30 P.M.
(The last walk-in at 6:15 P.M.)
WHERE: Slater Library
Community Room
26 Main Street
Jewett City, CT

Please Note: New hours begin this coming Thursday, August 3, 2023. There will be no office hours this coming Monday.

Preston Office Hours

WHEN: Every 1st and 3rd Saturday
TIME: 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
WHERE: Preston Public Library
Community Room
389 Route 2
Preston, CT


The office hours are open only to residents of the

Ledyard Town Hall Wrap-Up

Posted on July 21, 2023

We had a great turnout on Tuesday evening in Ledyard! I was happy to be joined by State Representative Greg Howard, Mayor Fred Allyn,  and constituents from across our districts.

I provided an update on a few pieces of legislation that we worked hard to get across the finish line. Including securing funding for our state to do soil testing for PFAS, which will be very helpful to farmers across our district and state. Also, I supported stronger laws against crimes of domestic violence, and the protection

State Representatives Brian Lanoue & Doug Dubitsky to Host Coffee & Conversation in Lisbon This Thursday

Posted on July 17, 2023

HARTFORD – State Representatives Brian Lanoue (R-45) and Doug Dubitsky (R-47), invite you to a Coffee & Conversation in Lisbon, this Thursday, July 20th from 9:30 – 10:30 A.M. Come discuss the recently adjourned 2023 legislative session, and bring any questions and concerns you have regarding any state issues that are important to you.

State Representative Brian Lanoue serves on the Committee on Children, the Higher Education Committee, and the Veterans Committee.

State Representative Doug Dubitsky

State Representatives Howard & Lanoue to host Legislative Wrap-up with Constituents in Ledyard

Posted on July 12, 2023

LEDYARD- State Reps. Greg Howard (R-43) and Brian Lanoue (R-45) will be hosting a legislative wrap-up for residents of the 43rd and 45th General Assembly Districts, on Tuesday, July 18.

The legislative wrap-up will be held on Tuesday, July 18 at 6:00pm-7:00pm at the Ledyard Public Library on 718 Colonel Ledyard Highway in Ledyard.

The legislative session ended on June 7, and the Ledyard State Representatives want to hear from their constituents on the issues, and any questions or concerns they might

State Representative Brian Lanoue Applauds Banking Bill Addressing with Provision to Protect Individuals Restructuring Home Loans

Posted on June 30, 2023

HARTFORD— Governor Ned Lamont has signed Public Act 23-45, formerly House Bill No. 6688, An Act Concerning Mortgages, the Residential Heating Equipment Financing Program, the Connecticut Housing Finance Authority and Mobile Manufactured Homes, into law. This new law features a section introduced by State Representative Brian Lanoue (R-45), to the Banking Committee earlier in the 2023 legislative session.

After an impassioned speech by Rep. Lanoue in the House of Representatives on May 4th, the bill