Rep. Mastrofrancesco, GOP Leaders Prompt Action to Secure CT Elections  

Posted on April 1, 2024


HARTFORD – Government Administration and Elections Committee Ranking Members State Sen. Rob Sampson and State Rep. Gale Mastrofrancesco, joined by State Senate Republican Leader Stephen Harding, continued their push for measures to secure Connecticut’s elections and prevent further voter disenfranchisement in the state.

During a Monday press conference in Hartford, the lawmakers re-introduced proposals to:

  • Prevent the mailing of unsolicited absentee ballot applications
  • Update voter rolls and perform

Bad Bills of the Wild, Wild Left – 2024 Edition

Posted on March 22, 2024


Each session, there are hundreds of bills introduced in Hartford, and you would not believe some of the ideas that extreme members of the legislature dream up.

Decriminalizing the possession of hallucinogenic mushrooms? Giving illegal immigrants taxpayer-funded health insurance? Mandating that you drive an electric vehicle? Stopping landlords from evicting people? Erasing women and mothers from state statutes?

These are not just ideas; they are the many bad bills that have actually been introduced

Senate and House Republicans Issue Statement in Response to New Allegations in Bridgeport Scandal

Posted on March 15, 2024


HARTFORD, CT – Senate Republican Leader Stephen Harding, House Republican Leader Vincent Candelora, State Representative Gale Mastrofrancesco and Senator Rob Sampson, ranking members of the Government Administration and Elections Committee, issued a statement Friday in response to new allegations revealed by Secretary of the State Stephanie Thomas.

Thomas has made new referrals to the State Elections Enforcement Commission in connection with the February 2024 Mayoral General Election redo in Bridgeport.