Posted on March 2, 2022
I wanted to keep you up to date with the latest happenings here at your State Capitol. The House of Representatives will be in session on Wednesday, March 2nd and there will be two important public hearings being held on two committees I serve on- Aging and Appropriations. I have included all of the information right from the Connecticut General Assembly Online Bulletin.
I urge you to submit testimony and have your voices heard regarding any bill that might be important to you.
Posted on February 22, 2022
HARTFORD – 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…
Posted on February 7, 2022
The Legislature will hold an Informational Hearing on the Continuation of Emergency Declarations and Limited Executive Orders on Tuesday, February 8 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. via Zoom. The Informational Hearing can be viewed via YouTube Live.
In addition, the Informational Hearing may be recorded and broadcast live on CT-N.com. Individuals who wish to testify via Zoom must register using the On-line Testimony Registration Form. The registration form must contain the name of the person who will…
Posted on January 18, 2022
There are several important dates taxpayers should keep in mind for this year’s filing season:
January 14: IRS Free File opens. Taxpayers can begin filing returns through IRS Free File partners; tax returns will be transmitted to the IRS starting January 24. Tax software companies also are accepting tax filings in advance. For more on IRS Free File, click here
January 18: Due date for tax year 2021 fourth quarter estimated tax payment
January 24: Individual 2021 tax…
Posted on January 12, 2022
With the 2022 Legislated Session set to begin on February 9th, I would like to hear what is most important to you and your family. If you have a few minutes, please take the opportunity to complete this ten question survey. Topics cover everything from the governor’s handling of COVID-19 response, the governor’s emergency powers, and your take on what the legislature’s top priorities should be as we approach February.
To participate, please click here.
As always, I look forward to hearing from you.
Posted on December 15, 2021
I stand 100% behind our House Minority Leader in calling for a public hearing in regard to a “digital vaccine passport system”, which is being pushed by Governor Lamont. Over the past several months, people have asked me why I been consistent in voting against the extensions of the governor’s emergency powers? The reason why cannot be any clearer than it is today; in no way, shape, or form should the government ever be so intrusive into the lives of its people. With the astounding amount of division…
Posted on December 1, 2021
STRATFORD – Today lawmakers, caregivers, and advocates gathered at the Baldwin Center to recognize November as National Family Caregivers Month and honor those who give of themselves to care for their loved ones.
In recognition of today as both “Giving Tuesday” and the final day of National Family Caregivers Month, Senate Republican Leader Kevin Kelly (R-Stratford) was joined by Representatives Phil Young (D-Stratford), Joe Gresko (D-Stratford), and David Wilson (R-66), the Southwestern CT Agency…
Posted on October 29, 2021
Beginning Monday, November 1st the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and its extensive partner network will be celebrating the strength and resilience of the veteran business community by hosting events (many virtually) across the country and sharing information about the resources available to veteran entrepreneurs.
The SBA helps veterans tackle new challenges – from understanding how to become lender ready, develop an emergency plan, or connect with a mentor to help rebuild a professional…
Posted on October 22, 2021
HARTFORD – Last week the Legislature’s Conservative Caucus sent a letter to Connecticut Attorney General William Tong requesting that he protect the constitutional rights of their constituents and every parent in Connecticut, and that he reject the federal government’s attempts to stifle Connecticut parents’ protected free speech.
Reacting to Associated Press reports that United States Attorney General Merrick Garland intends to “hold strategy sessions in the next 30 days with law enforcement to…