With about 3 weeks to go, Rep. Polletta provides a legislative update

Posted on May 14, 2019 by admin


There are many proposals I’m keeping an eye on in the coming weeks.  To see a brief update on the session, please click the link below.

Rep. Polletta Fights for CT Businesses

Posted on May 9, 2019 by admin


Opposes Massive Increase in State Minimum Wage

During lengthy debate in the House that began at 10:00 p.m. Wednesday night and ended Thursday afternoon at 12:05 p.m., State Representative Joe Polletta (R-68) said he remains concerned about policies that will hurt Connecticut’s already struggling business community and voted against a measure to increase the state minimum wage to $15 within four years.

“Workers deserve to be properly paid for their efforts based on myriad business factors, including

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Show your support for an alternative to tolls! Public Hearing on Friday, April 26

Posted on April 25, 2019 by admin


Democrats who control the legislature have spent three months promoting their desire to bring tolls back to Connecticut’s highways, acting as though it’s the only solution to fund improvements to Connecticut’s roads and bridges. They passed three tolls-related bills out of the Transportation Committee, and we await the result of their efforts to meld those bills into one final piece of legislation.

Meanwhile, I’ve advocated for an alternative called Prioritize Progress, and this Senate and House

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