Category: Money & Financial

Sen. Fasano & Rep. Yaccarino: Legislature’s Bipartisan Budget Passed Last Month Would Increase Aid for North Haven

The Democrat legislative leaders’ budget proposal, which does not have enough support to pass the legislature, would cut education funding in North Haven by $3 million and cut overall municipal aid to North Haven by a whopping $5.3 million over...

/ October 11, 2017

Yaccarino Urges Override of Governor’s Veto

Governor’s actions irresponsible to schools, municipalities.

/ October 2, 2017
Yaccarino

Bipartisan Budget Update from State Representative Yaccarino

This bipartisan budget avoids a $1.5 billion tax increase, preserves core social services, keeps commitments to local education, provides stability for municipalities, does not increase taxes on non-prescription medications and rejects Governor Malloy’s proposed shifting of teacher pension costs onto...

/ September 20, 2017

Maximilian E. and Marion O. Hoffman Foundation Inc. of West Hartford awards $500,000 to support Quinnipiac University School of Medicine students planning to become primary care physicians

The Maximilian E. & Marion O. Hoffman Foundation Inc. in West Hartford has awarded the medical school $500,000 to create the Maximilian E. and Marion O. Hoffman Primary Care Fellowship, which will provide scholarships to qualified students who seek careers...

/ July 31, 2017

Letter to the Editor: First Selectman Mike Freda is the True Driving Force Behind Amazon Development

It was First Selectman Freda’s efforts that attracted Amazon to North Haven. And it was his love for our town and unparalleled work ethic that propelled this development forward.

/ June 9, 2017

Sen. Fasano Applauds Senate Passage of Bipartisan Bill to Close the 2017 State Budget Shortfall

Keeps approximately $30 million in the state’s rainy day fund; Restores millions of dollars to municipalities, state parks and programs for those with intellectual disabilities.

/ May 31, 2017
North Haven Soccer Club Scholarship

North Haven Soccer Club College Scholarship

The North Haven Soccer Club is giving $500 college scholarships to two current or former members of the NHSC who are heading off to college. Deadline to submit your application is June 1, 2017.

/ May 19, 2017

Sen. Fasano, Senate Republicans Unveil Revised State Budget Proposal

This week Senate Republican President Pro Tempore Len Fasano and Senate Republican lawmakers released a revised line-by-line state budget proposal that does not rely on new taxes.

/ May 17, 2017

Sen. Fasano, Lawmakers Raise Concerns about Bringing Tolls to Connecticut

“Tolls are not the revenue savior they have been made out to be.”

/ May 10, 2017
Yaccarino

Yaccarino Supports “No Tax Increase” Budget Proposal

Rep. Yaccarino (R-87) said the proposed budget provides a blueprint for restoring confidence in Connecticut by creating predictability and showing that legislators are ready to produce spending plans that live within the state’s means.

/ April 28, 2017

Republicans Unveil “Confident Connecticut” State Budget Proposal

Protects Core Services, Boosts Education Aid, Creates Stability for Towns & Cities and Does Not Rely on Tax Increases

/ April 28, 2017
Yaccarino

Yaccarino Pushes for Biotechnology and Bioscience Investment Tax Credit

This bill would seek to provide individual investors, corporations, and venture capital firms with tax credits for investments made to qualified biotechnology and bioscience companies within Connecticut.

/ March 20, 2017