Category: Politics

Sen. Fasano, Rep. Yaccarino to Host BBQ Post-Session Legislative Update on Monday June 11th

The barbecue is free and open to the public. Constituents are encouraged to come with their questions about state issues.

Yaccarino Meets with Taxpayers, Discusses Issues over Coffee

Yaccarino hosts ‘Coffee and Conversation’ events on the first Friday of every month at McDonald’s in North Haven located at 129 Washington Avenue from 8 – 9 a.m.

Stuff a Humvee to Help Local Veterans

The event will take place on Saturday, June 2nd from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at American Legion Post 76 located at 20 Church Street in North Haven.

Yaccarino Supports Bipartisan Budget

The budget adjustment does not contain any tax increases, a critical requirement that Republicans insisted on.

Senator Fasano Votes In Support of State Budget

The budget is the result of bipartisan negotiations and represents a compromise between Republican and Democrat lawmakers to update the bipartisan state budget that passed last year.

Yaccarino

Rep. Yaccarino Supports Bill Requiring Holocaust Education in Social Studies Curriculum

The legislation seeks to include Holocaust and genocide education awareness in the social studies curriculum within public schools in our state.

Senator Fasano Applauds Senate Passage Of Bill Responding To Safety Needs Of Children With Disabilities

The bill will require the State Department of Children and Families (DCF) to develop a plan to respond to the special safety needs of children with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

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 victorious.”

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.

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.

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.”

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.