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Rep. Mastrofrancesco to Host Coffee with Your Legislators Event on May 19

Posted on May 9, 2022


WOLCOTT – State Representatives Gale Mastrofrancesco (R-80th) and Donna Veach (R-30th), along with Sen. Rob Sampson (R-16th), will hold a coffee hour to discuss the recent legislative session, which concluded on May 4. The group of lawmakers look forward to connecting with residents to hear about any of their concerns.

WHO: State Representatives Gale Mastrofrancesco and Donna Veach and Sen. Rob Sampson

WHAT: Coffee with Your Legislators

WHEN: Thursday, May 19

WHERE: Pepper Pot restaurant, 9 Center

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Rep. Mastrofrancesco opposes S.B. 493, an extension of Governor Lamont’s orders

Posted on April 14, 2022


Are we in a sequel to the movie Groundhog Day when Bill Murray lives the same day over and over again? Sometimes I feel like it up here at the Capitol, doing the same exact thing, extending the governor’s executive orders, over and over again.

Last night, the House passed S.B. 493, which extends four of Governor Lamont’s orders that were set to expire on April 15. One of those will extend access of COVID vaccine records online through the CT WiZ system and another extends the waiving of certain

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Tax Free Week

Posted on April 12, 2022


As a reminder, Tax Free Week is taking place from April 10 through April 16. The state’s 6.35% sales tax on clothing and footwear will be dropped for purchases that are less than $100.

Jewelry, handbags, luggage, umbrellas, watches and similar items are not included.

Conservative Caucus Objects To No-Excuse Absentee Balloting In 2022 Election

Posted on February 22, 2022


The Connecticut General Assembly Conservative Caucus today voiced its strong objection to legislative Democrats or the Secretary of State permitting no-excuse absentee ballot voting in 2022, as it would explicitly violate the Connecticut Constitution. The Conservative Caucus continues to oppose the Democrats’ disingenuous declaration that public health and civil preparedness emergencies still exist in Connecticut, which the Democrats openly admit they declared simply to qualify for money from the

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State Representative Gale Mastrofrancesco to hold Town Hall Meetings in Wolcott and Southington

Posted on February 1, 2022


WOLCOTT/SOUTHINGTON – State Representative Gale Mastrofrancesco (R-80th) and State Senator Rob Sampson (R-16th) will hold Town Hall Meetings to discuss their constituents’ top priorities for the upcoming legislation session, which begins in early February.

Both Mastrofrancesco and Sampson look forward to connecting with residents to hear their concerns and to share with them their goals as legislators.

WHO: State Representative Gale Mastrofrancesco (R-80th) and Sen. Rob Sampson (R-16th)

WHAT: Town

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Rep. Mastrofrancesco joins Connecticut Legislators Opposed to Digital COVID ­­­­­Vaccine Cards and Other Proof of COVID Vaccine Requirements

Posted on December 20, 2021


In a joint statement, State Senator Rob Sampson and State Representatives Doug Dubitsky, Kimberly Fiorello, Anne Dauphinais, and Gale Mastrofrancesco announced today their strong opposition to the Lamont administration’s plans to launch digital COVID vaccine cards, and to all proof of COVID vaccine requirements imposed on Connecticut residents.  The imposition of such measures violates the government’s obligation to respect people’s rights to exercise common sense and medical freedom without coercion,

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Rep. Gale Mastrofrancesco and House Republicans Call for Governor to Stop Implementation of Controversial Truck Tax

Posted on November 17, 2021


HARTFORD—Rep. Gale Mastrofrancesco, R-80th, and House Republicans on Wednesday called for Gov. Lamont to stop the implementation of the truck tax, contending the controversial revenue policy will only increase costs for businesses in the state.

“I voted ‘no’ when this tax bill came up in June, but my Democratic counterparts pushed it through anyway,” Rep. Mastrofrancesco said. “The majority needs to think about how their constant tax increases only hurt small businesses in this state.”

The policy

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Rep. Mastrofrancesco hosts question-and-answer session with Wolcott High School students

Posted on November 10, 2021


As more of the state begins to get back to business and the Capitol partially re-opens to visitors, Rep. Gale Mastrofrancesco, R-80th, took the opportunity to answer an array of questions posed by students from Wolcott High School during a tour of the building and the Legislative Office Building on Tuesday.

The students also toured the Connecticut Supreme Court as part of an up-close view of the workings of government.

“To see how engaged the students were and the number of questions they asked

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Alzheimer’s Association November Caregiver Month Programs

Posted on November 1, 2021


Alzheimer’s Association November Caregiver Month Programs

November is National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month and the Connecticut Chapter is promoting several virtual events for families and their caregivers that I’d like to make you aware of.

Click below for information regarding each program.

November 3 at 12 PM ►Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior

Special Program – November 4 at 1 PM ► Journey of Dementia: What Are Caregivers Experiencing?

November 4 at 4 PM ► Safety and Memory

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Posted on October 6, 2021

Dear Friends and Neighbors,

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to increase breast cancer awareness and education, while also promoting research into its cause, prevention, diagnosis and treatment.

I am proud to help spread the word about the importance of this cause, which is meaningful to so many families in our community. Please get regular medical checkups and mammograms and contact your medical professional if you have questions or concerns.

Key Statistics About Breast

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