Tag: Len Fasano

Fasano Appears on “Comcast Newsmakers” to Discuss Legislative Priorities

State Senator Len Fasano (R-North Haven) appeared on a recent edition of Comcast Newsmakers, hosted by Eric Clemons, to discuss his legislative priorities for the 2015 legislative session. As incoming Senate Minority Leader, Senator Fasano will lead the Senate Republican...

/ December 19, 2014

Sen. Fasano, Rep. Yaccarino Host Local TV Program

State Senator Len Fasano and State Representative Dave Yaccarino welcome Representative Laura Hoydick (R-Stratford) on this week’s episode of the “Dave & Len Show.” The Connecticut legislators discuss energy policy and issues with Hoydick, the ranking member of the General...

/ August 1, 2014

GOP Leaders Warn Employers of ‘Special’ August Tax

On August 1, most employers in Connecticut will get slammed by a bill from the Connecticut Department of Labor, charging them a fee for each person they employ. This “special assessment” fee of $7.50 for each full-time employee is meant to...

/ July 31, 2014

Senator Fasano Comments on Common Core Task Force Report

Governor Dannel P. Malloy released the final report of the Common Core Implementation Task Force, as well as his Connecticut Core initiative to coincide with the report. State Senator Len Fasano (R-34), Senate Minority Leader Pro Tempore, released the following...

/ July 1, 2014
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Senator Fasano Questions Policy to Remove Child Abusers from State Registry

Citing the need to make children’s safety a priority, State Senator Len Fasano (R-34), Senate Minority Leader Pro Tempore, today wrote to Connecticut Department of Children and Families (DCF) Commissioner Joette Katz to demand answers concerning a potentially dangerous department policy shift. DCF has implemented...

/ July 1, 2014

Senator Fasano Wins Civil Justice Award

[box]John J. Kennedy Jr., Former President of the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, presents Senator Fasano with the RisCassi-Koskoff Civil Justice Award award.[/box] Hartford – State Senator Len Fasano (R-34) was selected as the recipient of this year’s Leon RisCassi-Theodore Koskoff Civil Justice Award given...

/ June 17, 2014
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Senator Fasano Applauds New Law to Help Dyslexic Students

State Senator Len Fasano (R-34) applauds the signing of a bill that seeks to help dyslexic students. On Wednesday, the bill was signed into law by Governor Dannel P. Malloy at the Helen Street School Library in Hamden. The bill, co-sponsored by...

/ June 2, 2014

North Haven Students Tour State Capitol with Local Legislators

Senator Len Fasano (R-34) and Representative Dave Yaccarino (R-87) met with a group of North Haven students from Green Acres Elementary School at the State Capitol yesterday. The trip was made possible thanks to a grant from Target Department Store....

/ May 29, 2014

Sen. Fasano and Rep. Yaccarino Support STEAP Grant

State Sen. Len Fasano (R-34) and State Rep. Dave Yaccarino (R-87) support the Small Town Economic Assistance Program for a grant of $470,267 awarded to the town of North Haven. The STEAP grant will be used to redesign and renovate the town’s...

/ May 19, 2014

Local Leaders Visit North Haven’s “Story Walks”

[box]Pictured from left to right: Assistant Library Director Katherine Donahue, North Haven First Selectman Michael Freda, Senator Len Fasano (R-34), Senator Martin Looney (D-11), Representative David Yaccarino (R-87) and North Haven Library Director Lois Baldini.[/box] As part of North Haven’s One Town,...

/ May 15, 2014

Local Leadership That Listens

State Sen. Len Fasano and State Rep. Dave Yaccarino and North Haven residents discussing current issues at a monthly “coffee with your legislators” event at McDonalds on Washington Avenue. On Marth 7th State Rep. Dave Yaccarino (R-87) and State Sen. Len Fasano (R-34) met...

/ March 7, 2014
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On Eve of Budget Address Senator Fasano Calls On Governor to Get Serious

On the eve of the opening day of the 2014 legislative session, State Senate Minority Leader Pro-Tempore Leonard A. Fasano (R-North Haven) harshly criticized Governor Malloy’s recent publicity tour and called on the governor to publicly outline his plan for...

/ February 4, 2014