Zupkus, Sampson Host Prospect Town Hall Event

Posted on March 22, 2023 by jcoss


(PROSPECT) — On Monday, March 20th, State Representative Lezlye Zupkus (R-89) and Senator Rob Sampson (R-16) hosted a joint Town Hall Event to review recent bill proposals, legislative committee actions, and public hearing conclusions on a wide variety of issues. The event attracted roughly fifty concerned citizens from Prospect and the neighboring towns of Wolcott, Waterbury, Cheshire, and Southington.

Key topics addressed last night ranged from rising utility costs to election integrity, focusing

My List of the Good and Bad Bills of 2023

Posted on March 20, 2023 by jcoss


Thank you for wanting to learn more about the bills YOUR legislators are considering during the 2023 Legislative Session! I encourage you to contact your legislators and participate in public hearings so that we can continue to move Connecticut in the right direction. Your voice matters!

Below, I have compiled a list of bills that have been proposed this session, whether or not they have been considered for the House floor, or killed during a vote by a legislative committee. These bills represent

Zupkus Comments from Public Hearing on Highway Use Tax Repeal

Posted on March 10, 2023 by jcoss


(HARTFORD) — On Friday, March 10th, Representative Lezlye Zupkus (R-89) attended a Public Hearing considering the repeal of the Highway Use Tax (HUT). The hearing, held by the Finance, Revenue, and Bonding Committee, was scheduled to specifically discuss House Bill 5290, An Act Sunsetting the Highway Use Tax.

This bill would effectively repeal the recent HUT which went into effect at the start of this year and provide small and local businesses significant and necessary financial relief. Please