Category: Money & Financial

Sen. Fasano, Lawmakers Raise Concerns about Bringing Tolls to Connecticut

“Tolls are not the revenue savior they have been made out to be.”

/ May 10, 2017
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Yaccarino Supports “No Tax Increase” Budget Proposal

Rep. Yaccarino (R-87) said the proposed budget provides a blueprint for restoring confidence in Connecticut by creating predictability and showing that legislators are ready to produce spending plans that live within the state’s means.

/ April 28, 2017

Republicans Unveil “Confident Connecticut” State Budget Proposal

Protects Core Services, Boosts Education Aid, Creates Stability for Towns & Cities and Does Not Rely on Tax Increases

/ April 28, 2017
Yaccarino

Yaccarino Pushes for Biotechnology and Bioscience Investment Tax Credit

This bill would seek to provide individual investors, corporations, and venture capital firms with tax credits for investments made to qualified biotechnology and bioscience companies within Connecticut.

/ March 20, 2017
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Yaccarino Statement on Governor Malloy’s Budget Proposal

State Representative Dave Yaccarino issued the following statement in response to Governor Malloy’s budget proposal.

/ February 10, 2017

Senate & House Republicans Offer Plan to Restore Nearly $20 Million in Education Funding, Eliminate FY 2017 Budget Deficit

The proposal would allow the state to restore $18.9 million in Education Cost Sharing funding that was cut by the administration in December and also close the current budget deficit of $11.9 million as estimated by the Office of Fiscal...

/ February 7, 2017

Quinnipiac University accounting students to offer free income tax assistance at the Keefe Center

The sessions will take place at the Keefe Community Center, 11 Pine St., Hamden, from 3-8 p.m. every Thursday, starting Feb. 2 and running through April 13.

/ February 1, 2017

North Haven resident meets Ron Insana of CNBC and MSNBC

Following a turbulent election season, some students are feeling anxious. Ron Insana, a contributor to Comcast NBCUniversal’s networks CNBC and MSNBC, came to Quinnipiac University on Nov. 16, to put them at ease.

/ November 18, 2016

All United Bank Branches Participating in the Toys for Tots Program

The Community Can Donate a New, Unwrapped Toy at a United Bank Branch through Dec. 13

/ November 17, 2016

Quinnipiac University to make a voluntary payment of $500,000 to the town of North Haven

Quinnipiac University President John L. Lahey will present North Haven First Selectman Michael Freda a check for $500,000 during a ceremony scheduled to take place at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 3.

/ November 3, 2016

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Building Connecticut’s Businesses‏

Last week, Connecticut's Department of Economic and Community Development released results of their First Five business incentive programs. The programs showed a gain of 3700 jobs and $2.2B per year in economic activity, at a cost to the state of...

/ September 6, 2016

OP-ED: Time to Create Business Opportunity for All, Not Just the Privileged Few

For years Connecticut Republicans have called for policy changes to reduce business burdens. The less you tax a business, the more capital it will have to invest in growing services and jobs.

/ September 6, 2016