Category: Politics

Absentee Ballots Process: What You Need to Know

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed how we conduct business, educate our children, and go about our daily lives. It has also changed our election process.

(l to r): House Republican Leader Themis Klarides, State Representative Dave Yaccarino and House Democrat Leader Joe Aresimowicz on the floor of the House of Representatives at the State Capitol in Hartford during a special legislative session held on Thursday, September 30, 2020.

Yaccarino is Honored by Quilts of Valor

The organization was established with the hope to cover those touched by war with a Quilt of Valor.

Paul Cicarella Endorsed by Police Officers Association of Connecticut

Paul Cicarella has earned the endorsement of the Police Officers Association of Connecticut in support of his candidacy for the 34th District State Senate seat.

Paul Cicarella Earns Independent Party Endorsement in Bid for 34th District State Senate Seat

Paul Cicarella, who is running as a Republican in his bid for the 34th District State Senate seat, has also earned the endorsement of the state’s Independent Party. “I want to thank the Independent Party

Police Accountability Statement from State Representative Dave Yaccarino

The current angst in our country surrounding issues of race and police accountability is overwhelming and disheartening, and it feels like we are divided more now than ever. We need to focus on respecting each other,

State Rep. Dave Yaccarino (R-87)

Rep. Yaccarino Attends July 23 Special Session

Yaccarino also voted in favor of HB 6001 – An Act Concerning Telehealth, which modifies requirements for the delivery of telehealth services and insurance coverage until March 15, 2021.

Paul Cicarella, State Senate candidate for the 34th District

Cicarella Earns Republican Nomination for the 34th State Senate Seat

Cicarella was nominated by North Haven First Selectman Mike Freda and seconded by State Senator Len Fasano.

The Cicarella family.

Paul Cicarella, Jr. Announces Candidacy for State Senate – 34 District

Paul Cicarella, Jr. announced his candidacy, as he seeks the Republican nomination for the 34th State Senate seat in the Connecticut General Assembly.

Dave Yaccarino

Rep. Yaccarino In Favor of Price Caps on Insulin

If passed, Connecticut will be one of the first states nationwide to regulate the cost of insulin.

Yaccarino Promotes Awareness of Rare Diseases

Throughout his tenure in the legislature, Yaccarino has championed on behalf of those impacted by rare diseases, more than 60 percent of whom are children.

From left, Jennifer Brown, Quinnipiac University’s interim executive vice president and provost, Fred McKinney, director of the People’s United Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship at Quinnipiac, and Lt. Gov. Susan Bysiewicz. Bysiewicz discussed the importance of innovation and entrepreneurship to the state's economy to kick off the university’s spring speaker series Feb. 4. (Autumn Driscoll/Quinnipiac University).

Quinnipiac University’s Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship hosts Lt. Gov. Susan Bysiewicz

Connecticut’s lieutenant governor discussed the importance of innovation and entrepreneurship to the state’s economy and the role of universities like Quinnipiac in this effort.

Rep. Yaccarino and Residents Talk Tolls during North Haven Forum

The event was scheduled to give residents an opportunity to speak with Rep. Yaccarino about issues affecting the district, bill proposal ideas, and other topics pertaining to state or local government.