Sale and Consignment of Vintage Spirits Moves Step Closer with Help from Rep. Veach

Posted on May 17, 2023

HARTFORD A bill introduced by State Representative Donna Veach (R-30) to allow for temporary auction permits to consign, purchase, and broker wine, beer and spirits at live and online auctions has received overwhelming bipartisan support from the House of Representatives.

The bill introduced by Representative Veach at the request of a constituent, HB-6048, An Act Establishing a Liquor Auction Permit was included into a larger General Law Committee bill, HB-6458, An Act Concerning the Department

Protecting Victims and Holding Those Accountable for Their Crimes

Posted on April 28, 2023

Its extremely troublesome to continue to read news story after news story about residents all across our state being victimized by lawless individuals who have absolutely no fear or concern for getting caught.

Just recently, a Rocky Hill resident interrupted an attempted car jacking in his driveway in broad daylight. There were 16 reported break-ins in Wethersfield over this past weekend alone. A juvenile was arrested for a string of purse thefts in Wallingford, along with a string of “smash & grabs”

Testimony in Opposition to HB-5653

Posted on February 24, 2023

Finance Revenue and Bonding Committee
Public Hearing – February 22, 2032

Chairman Fonfara and Horn, Ranking Members Martin and Cheeseman, and Distinguished Members of the Finance Revenue and Bonding Committee, thank you for this opportunity to submit written testimony opposing HB-5653, An Act Establishing an Excise Tax on Ammunition to Provide Funding for Community Gun Violence Intervention Program Grants.

Owning and operating a gun is a fundamental right, for both sports and self-defense purposes.