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Mastrofrancesco Talks State Government with Southington High Students

Posted on November 26, 2019


SOUTHINGTON—  State Representative Gale Mastrofrancesco (R-80) went back to school recently, but instead of studying for exams she spent some time explaining the role of state  representatives in the Connecticut legislature to Mr. Tuttle’s Senior AP Government and Politics class.

Rep. Mastrofrancesco spoke to students in Mr. Tuttle’s class and answered numerous questions on topics including current and proposed state law, the proposal to forced school districts to regionalize, the proposal to raise

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State Rep. Gale Mastrofrancesco: Fighting Tolls

Posted on November 19, 2019


In June, the legislative session ended without any vote on the governor’s toll proposal, after taking the summer to huddle and try to rearrange the dock chairs on the Titanic with another plan, Gov. Ned Lamont released a new transportation plan that would be funded in part by 14 electronic tolls.

From the onset, I want to reiterate my opposition to putting any tolls on Connecticut highways.

The governor’s new toll plan would implement a so-called ‘temporary tolls’ plan on state highway bridges. The

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Mastrofrancesco, Conservative Caucus Remains Fervently Opposed to Tolls

Posted on November 8, 2019


HARTFORD – Today, the Connecticut General Assembly Conservative Caucus renewed its strong opposition to highway tolls of any kind and called upon fellow legislators to pledge the same. 

In recent weeks, towns across the state have been left in limbo with regard to grant money intended for local road and bridge repairs. Governor Lamont is withholding these much-needed funds from the towns in an obvious attempt to pressure legislators to support his newest transportation plan – a plan which now includes

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