Category: Politics

2017 North Haven Selectman Debate

Did you miss the debate? You can watch it on NHTV or online at NHTV.com.

/ October 17, 2017

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

LWV: First and Second Selectman Debate

The debate will take place Wed., Oct. 11, 6:00 (note earlier time), Recreation Center, 7 Linsley Street, North Haven.

/ September 29, 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

Rep. Yaccarino Attends Benchmark Assisted Living Veterans Coffee Hour

"It is always an honor to meet veterans and listen to their perspective – that’s my job as a legislator."

/ August 11, 2017

Fasano will not run for Governor in 2018

Today I want to announce that after considerable thought I have made the decision that I will not seek the Republican nomination for governor in 2018.

/ August 9, 2017

Rep. Yaccarino Interviews on Television with Joe Vegliante

Rep. Yaccarino fielded questions from Vegliante about his experience thus far in the legislature as well as his thoughts on the current legislative session.

/ August 4, 2017

Rep. Yaccarino Talks to Local Manufacturers and Educators

Rep. Yaccarino speaks on behalf of House Republican Caucus during 5th Annual Materials Manufacturing Summer Teachers’ Institute

/ July 31, 2017

Sen. Fasano, Advocates for the Disabled Push for Budget Solution

Fasano led the Senate Republican caucus in crafting a detailed budget solution which protects state services for at-risk individuals and is urging state lawmakers to allow a debate on the Senate Republican budget.

/ July 20, 2017

North Haven First Selectman to Continue Leading Legislative Taskforce on Humane Treatment of Animals

First Selectman Freda has served as chairman since the task force was established in 2014 pursuant to Public act 14-205 and he will be appointing the members of the task force in accordance with the membership criteria in the public...

/ July 17, 2017

Senator Looney and Senator Fasano Applaud Governor’s Signing of Legislation Enhancing Pharmaceutical Transparency and Consumer Protection

Public Act 17-241 will help increase transparency regarding pharmaceutical costs, prevent consumers from paying more for prescription drugs than the drug actually costs and ensure fair competition to benefit consumers.

/ July 17, 2017