Tag: Len Fasano

Len Fasano

Beware of Election Year “Surplus”

[box]By State Senator Len Fasano[/box] The State of Connecticut has bills to pay; lots of bills. We have roads, schools and hospitals to maintain, police and public works employees to pay, prisons and public institutions to guard, public lands and...

/ January 27, 2014
Len Fasano

Sen. Fasano Welcomes Funding for Institute of Community Resiliency

A plea agreement reached yesterday between the U.S. Attorneys’ Office and Conopco, Inc.  (better known as Unilver) in a matter involving Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) has been approved, and one of the provisions of the agreement...

/ December 9, 2013

Family Programming the Way It Used to Be and Can Be Again

[box]By State Senator Len Fasano[/box] Last Thursday night, NBC broadcast the remake of “The Sound of Music” featuring Carrie Underwood playing the famous role of Maria, which was originally played by Julie Andrews in the classic movie. It was the...

/ December 9, 2013

Sen. Fasano Named 2013 Legislative Champion By Mothers Against Drunk Driving

State Senator Len Fasano (R-34) has been recognized by the national organization of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) as a 2013 Legislative Champion. The honor is bestowed yearly upon state legislators across the country for their support of legislation to...

/ November 20, 2013
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George Breuler Inducted Into CT Veterans Hall of Fame

[box]Wallingford resident and war hero, George H. Breuler was inducted into the Connecticut Veterans Hall of Fame during a ceremony Friday at the Legislative Office Building in Hartford. From left: State Rep. Al Adinolfi (R-103), State Sen. Len Fasano (R-34), Mr. Breuler,...

/ November 4, 2013

North Haven Residents, Legislators Talk Issues Over Coffee

On October 4th State Rep. Dave Yaccarino (R-87) and State Sen. Len Fasano (R-34) met with North Haven residents at their monthly “Coffee with Your Legislators” event at McDonald’s on Washington Avenue. The legislators offered residents an update on legislative activity, answered their questions...

/ October 9, 2013

North Haven to Receive School Security Funding

Legislative leaders in Hartford recently announced $5 million is being made immediately available to municipalities in the first round of school security funding under a Competitive Grant Program. The program was introduced following the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School last December as school districts throughout the state carefully...

/ September 23, 2013
Len Fasano

Connecticut Must Reduce State Gas Taxes and Use Revenues as Intended

[box]By State Senator Leonard A. Fasano[/box] The summer driving season is over, but high gas prices continue to put pressure on family budgets across Connecticut. While gas prices have come down some, global economic forces are threatening to send them...

/ September 4, 2013
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Fasano Leads Coastal Management Bill to Unanimous Passage in State Senate

[box]Shoreline homeowners, marinas to face less red-tape when rebuilding, protecting their properties.[/box] Inspired in large part by the harrowing experiences Connecticut’s shoreline residents have lived through in the aftermath of Hurricane Irene and Superstorm Sandy, the state Senate unanimously passed...

/ May 30, 2013

North Haven Legislative Delegation Announces State Grant to Begin Clean Up of Former Circuit-Wise Property

Senate Majority Leader Martin M. Looney, Senate Minority Leader Pro Tempore Len Fasano, and State Representative Dave Yaccarino today announced that the state of Connecticut has awarded a $194,100 grant to the town of North Haven to clean up a...

/ May 14, 2013

Understanding Connecticut’s New Gun Laws

Sen. Len Fasano and Rep. Dave Yaccarino will hold a public meeting to answer questions about Connecticut’s new gun laws passed April 3rd and signed into law on April 4th. The meeting will be held Monday, April 22, from 6pm – 7pm at...

/ April 12, 2013

Senator Fasano, Rep. Yaccarino to Host Budget Forum

On Tuesday, March 26th, State Senator Len Fasano (R-34) and State Representative Dave Yaccarino (R-87) will hold a state budget forum at the North Haven Recreation Center (Rm 1). The meeting, which is open to the public, will run from...

/ March 19, 2013