Public Hearing on Proposed Tax on Ammunition – THIS THURSDAY

Posted on February 26, 2020 by admin


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Finance, Revenue, & Bonding Public Hearing:
Proposed Tax on Ammunition

This Thursday, February 27th, the Finance, Revenue, & Bonding Committee will hold a public hearing on H.B. 5040, An Act Establishing an Excise Tax on Ammunition.

Finance, Revenue, & Bonding Public Hearing – Proposed Tax on Ammunition
Legislative Office Building (LOB), room 2E, 300 Capitol Avenue, Hartford
Thursday, February 27th, 2020 beginning at 1:00 p.m.

This proposed tax on law-abiding citizens will disproportionately affect

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WRL Caucus, Area Legislators Hold Press Conference, Advocate for Investment in Valley Rail Infrastructure

Posted on February 25, 2020 by admin


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HARTFORD – Members of Connecticut’s Waterbury Rail Line (WRL) Caucus and area legislators held a press conference on Monday at the Legislative Office Building where they advocated for their proposal to invest in the branch line – a focal point for public transportation in Naugatuck Valley. Joining the members where municipal leaders and others who spoke to the plan’s potential to foster long-term economic growth in the region. The press conference was held ahead of the Transportation Committee public

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Transportation Public Hearing: Rail Infrastructure Improvements

Posted on February 19, 2020 by admin


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On Monday, February 24th, the Transportation Committee will be holding a public hearing on Raised Senate Bill (SB) 155, An Act Concerning Rail Infrastructure Improvements. During the hearing, I plan to testify in support of a concept developed by the Waterbury Rail Line (WRL) Caucus, which proposes various enhancements to rail infrastructure and service in our region. As residents of our community, I encourage you to testify in person or submit testimony online (instructions below).

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