State Rep. Lezlye Zupkus: Committee Vote on Tolls March 20th

Posted on March 19, 2019 by jdooley



The legislature’s Transportation Committee on Wednesday will likely decide whether to advance a bill to implement tolls in Connecticut. The meeting begins at 10:30 a.m., and it will likely be shown on CT-N.

I want you to know that I remain opposed to the installation of tolls in Connecticut.

Residents and employers simply can’t afford it— especially when combined with the numerous tax hikes being proposed by Governor

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Rep. Zupkus Recognizes Prospect Resident

Posted on March 18, 2019 by jdooley


PROSPECT – State Rep. Lezlye Zupkus (R-89) recognized Prospect resident Carmen Accuosti for donating his 19th gallon of blood through the Blood Mobile.

Mr. Accuosti was presented with an official state citation commending him on his selfless acts.

“This selfless act of kindness has made a big difference in the lives of over 400 patients. We want to thank you for your generosity and compassion for others. You are truly an inspiration to all,” said Rep. Zupkus, who is a member of the Public Health

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State Rep. Lezlye Zupkus: Public Hearing on State Tax Hikes

Posted on March 14, 2019 by jdooley


Dear Neighbors, 

On Friday, Governor Ned Lamont’s budget proposal will be in front of the Finance, Revenue, and Bonding Committee. As you may know, the governor is looking to increase revenues by implementing 53 tolls throughout the state and expanding the sales tax to include new items and services. 

Here are just a couple of services and items that will now fall under the sales tax: