Security & Service: House Republican Priorities for the 2024 Legislative Session

Posted on February 5, 2024


HARTFORD—House Republicans, in advance of the start of the 2024 legislative session, unveiled proposals recently that will maintain the state’s fiscal stability while making Connecticut a more affordable place to live.

Among the proposals is a call to amend the Connecticut Constitution to protect the “fiscal guardrails” that have allowed the state to build a solid Rainy Day Fund and begin to pay down long-term debt.

“The relative fiscal stability Connecticut enjoys today is attributable to the strict

Rep. Nuccio Partners with Experts in Hosting Successful Public Informational Forum on Domestic Violence & Awareness

Posted on January 19, 2024


TOLLAND – Rep. Tammy Nuccio, R-53rd, recently partnered with experts and advocates to host a successful Public Informational Forum on Domestic Violence & Awareness in Tolland.

The event, held at Tolland Town Hall, included both in-person and online attendees who had the opportunity to ask questions of panelists, including  Town Manager Brian Foley, Meghan Scanlon; President & CEO of Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence; Karen O’Connor, CEO of The Network Against Domestic Abuse; and Mary-Jane

Rep. Nuccio to Co-Host Domestic Violence Forum in Tolland

Posted on January 9, 2024


TOLLAND – Rep. Tammy Nuccio, R-Tolland, will partner with experts on domestic violence and local leaders to host a forum dedicated to a discussion and resource sharing about the life altering, and in some cases, lethal crime of domestic and intimate partner violence.

Rep. Nuccio, was recently appointed to the Domestic Violence Criminal Justice Response and Enhancement Advisory Council by House Republican Leader Vincent Candelora, felt it was important to address incidents that continue to raise alarm

Connecticut Department of Labor Warning Residents of New Scam Targeting Job Seekers

Posted on December 13, 2023


HARTFORD – The state’s Department of Labor is warning residents of a new scam that’s targeting job seekers. Criminals are soliciting banking and other information by calling residents and claiming to be an employer registered with CTHires, the state’s job bank.

The attempts to steal personal data include callers asking for Social Security, bank account, and credit card numbers as well as telling residents they must pay a fee to have their application reviewed for employment. The agency recommends

Rep. Nuccio Earns Perfect Voting Score from the Connecticut Business and Industry Association

Posted on November 9, 2023


HARTFORD –  Rep. Tammy Nuccio (R-Tolland) received a 100% voting record from the Connecticut Business and Industry Association (CBIA), which recently released their scorecards for lawmakers, rating each on their support for CT business, jobs, and economic growth.

Supporting local businesses and increasing job growth are a focus of Rep. Nuccio’s work in Hartford, which has been reflected in her legislative record.

The full scorecard can be viewed here.

Posted on October 17, 2023


Vernon Delegation to Host Food Drive in Memory of Bryan Flint

Posted on October 10, 2023


VERNON – In May, the community lost one of its champions who had made it his mission to help others who were in need. Bryan Flint passed away earlier this year after dedicating so much of his time to the homeless; now we all have a chance to take up that torch, carry on his legacy and help our neighbors.

The Vernon Legislative Delegation will host the Vernon Community Food Drive in Bryan’s memory to benefit the Cornerstone Foundation where he was the deputy director. This is a bipartisan mission

Prescription Drug Discount Card Program Starts Oct. 2

Posted on October 3, 2023


HARTFORD – The Prescription Drug Discount Card Program launched in Connecticut on Oct. 2, enabling residents to save a lot on prescription drugs through a partnership of states that leverages buying power and lowers costs.

For instance, using the card, the cash price of Omeprazole would be reduced from $93.01 to approximately $12.27. Other prescription drugs are eligible for similar discounts.

Using the ArrayRx discount card, residents can fill out a form, available online at arrayrxcard.com. A valid

Applications Now Being Accepted for Connecticut Energy Assistance Program

Posted on September 25, 2023


Applications are now open for the Connecticut Energy Assistance Program, which provides heating assistance to residents, whether they are homeowners or renters.

Basic benefits toward heating bills range from $180 to $530 depending on income, size of household, and need. Benefits are available for households with incomes up to 60% of the state median income, which equates to roughly $79,910 for a family of four. These benefits are usually paid directly to your utility company or fuel supplier. Households

Rep. Nuccio, Sen. Gordon and Rep. Ackert to hold Legislative Update

Posted on September 14, 2023


TOLLAND – Rep. Tammy Nuccio, R-53rd, will join Sen. Jeff Gordon and Rep. Tim Ackert for a Legislative Update at Tolland Town Hall, which will be open to all residents. The event is an opportunity for residents to speak with Rep. Nuccio and Sen. Gordon about legislation that passed, including the state’s budget, answer any questions they may have about state government, or discuss any other items that may affect them.

WHEN: Monday, Sept. 18

TIME: 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. 

WHERE: Tolland Town Hall, 21 Tolland

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