Rep. Yaccarino Welcomes Special Olympics Athletes to Capitol

Rep. Yaccarino said, “I am so proud of all of the athletes for all that they have accomplished so far. Connecticut is rooting for you and we are all so very proud. I have no doubt that they will be...

/ May 4, 2018
Len Fasano

Senator Fasano Applauds Senate Passage Of Bill To Ban Leasing Of Dogs And Cats

Senate Bill No. 241 was amended to include a provision proposed by Sen. Fasano to ban the practice of entering into agreements to lease a dog or cat for which ownership is retained by the leasing company.

/ May 4, 2018

Sen. Fasano, Republican Lawmakers Release Revised Fy 2019 State Budget Proposal Focus On Stabilization Of Connecticut’s Future

This revised plan fully balances next year’s budget, reduces future deficits, restores funding for the core functions of government, and does not include any new tax increases.

/ May 4, 2018

Rep. Yaccarino Stands Up for Veterans

“We need to stand up and stop cutting from our veterans. This is a time when we need to talk less and do more.”

/ May 4, 2018

North Haven resident recognized as faculty scholar at Quinnipiac University’s College of Arts and Sciences

Turner, who joined the faculty in 2010, is the author of “Contested Bodies: Pregnancy, Childrearing, and Slavery in Jamaica.”

/ May 3, 2018

Quinnipiac University’s Women’s Law Society receives 2018 Ms. JD Honors Law School Chapter Award

The Ms. JD Honors Law School Chapter Award is presented annually to a chapter that advocates the advancement of women law students through chapter initiatives, programming or recruitment.

/ April 25, 2018

Sen. Fasano, Republican Lawmakers Propose State Budget

The Republican proposal fully balances the fiscal year 2019 budget and eliminates the projected $321.5 million deficit.

/ April 20, 2018

School Safety Working Group Convenes First Meeting

The group will conduct a comprehensive review of school safety in Connecticut on an on-going basis and make recommendations for the next legislative session in 2019.

/ April 20, 2018

Rep. Yaccarnio Tours Local Business

During a tour of the business by owner, Luigi Nuzzolillo, Rep. Yaccarino was able to hear about the business needs and the challenges this local florist faces within the industry, as well as from state policies and regulations.

/ April 11, 2018

Senator Fasano Applauds Advancement of Bill to Enhance School Safety

The legislation, approved by the Finance Committee, includes funding for systems to enhance school safety by providing direct communication between school personnel and first responders.

/ April 11, 2018
Dave Yaccarino

Bioscience Bill Heads for Debate in Legislature

The bill, which Rep. Yaccarino introduced, seeks to exempt from the personal income tax certain income received by a manager of certain venture capital funds that invest in Connecticut bioscience businesses.

/ April 6, 2018
Yaccarino

Rep. Yaccarino Joins School Safety & Security Working Group

This bipartisan working group will be designed to evaluate the implementation of safety and security measures the state mandated following the events of Sandy Hook, and to produce new recommendations to ensure school security and safety going forward.

/ April 5, 2018