Rep. Yaccarino Talks State Issues With Joe Vegliante

Posted on July 23, 2019 by admin


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State Representative Dave Yaccarino joined the host of Connecticut Images Joe Vegliante on Thursday, July 18, 2019 at the NHTV studios in North Haven to talk about state and local issues, tolls, new laws passed this legislative session, as well as the new state budget and how it will impact residents, businesses and communities across the state. The 28 minute segment will air until Saturday, August 17th 2019.

North Haven Legislators Host 9th Annual Cookout & Conversation

Posted on July 19, 2019 by admin


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To keep residents updated regarding the 2019 Legislative Session, State Representative Dave Yaccarino (R-87), along with Senate Senator Len Fasano (R-34), hosted their 9th Annual Cookout and Conversation legislative update at McDonald’s on Washington Avenue on Tuesday, July 15.

The lawmakers provided an update regarding the 2019 Legislative Session that concluded on June 5th and discussed issues pertaining to the state budget, increased taxes, and tolls with nearly 70 residents that were in attendance.

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New Laws Effective July 1

Posted on July 11, 2019 by admin


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As of July 1st, there are a number of new laws that went into effect. I want to make you aware of this information as some of these new laws, including the budget, will add financial pressure on Connecticut residents and businesses.

The new two-year state budget will raise taxes by $1.75 billion and spending by 5.3 percent over the biennium. You will now pay more for prepared meals (restaurants and grocery stores), soda, safety apparel (bike helmets for your kids), ride-sharing services (Uber/Lyft),

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Happy Independence Day!

Posted on July 3, 2019 by admin


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Tomorrow we celebrate Independence Day.

On this day, we are reminded of the focus, determination and courage of our patriots who passionately believed that our nascent country deserved better governance. They believed that having leaders and a government, for the people, and by the people was  not only practical, but possible.

Two hundred and forty-three years ago, on July 4, 1776, these patriots put forth The Declaration of Independence. This document has not only remained relevant over centuries,

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Rep. Yaccarino Attends Signing Ceremony for Laotian Hmong Veteran Burial Rights

Posted on July 3, 2019 by admin


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State Representative Dave Yaccarino (R-87) joined State Veterans Affairs Commissioner Thomas Saadi, Hmong General Sar Phouthasack, and Lt. Governor Susan Bysiwiewicz for a ceremony celebrating the signing of a bill that grants burial rights to Laotian Hmong Veterans in Connecticut.

(l to r): Bob Havens, State Representative Dave Yaccarino and Hmong General Sar Phouthasack attend a ceremony celebrating the signing of a bill that grants

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