Tag Archives: David Labriola


Opening up a line of communication

NAUGATUCK — State and local officials came together last week to open up a dialogue on a host of issues. “My vision is just to open up the lines of…


Discussing politics at breakfast

Legislators address borough business community NAUGATUCK — Legislators delivered a message to local business leaders Tuesday morning: become more involved in their government. State Sen. Joan Hartley, D-Waterbury, encouraged those…


Legislators propose cap on binding arbitration awards

HARTFORD — State representatives Rosa Rebimbas, R-Naugatuck, and David Labriola, R-Oxford, have proposed limiting binding arbitration awards for increased wages to reflect, or stay within, the Consumer Price Index. The current…


Legislators announce office hours

NAUGATUCK — State senators Joan Hartley and Joe Crisco and state representatives Rosa Rebimbas and David Labriola will hold office hours this week. The office hours are Thursday from 6…


Lawmakers decry state budget

HARTFORD — State lawmakers on Monday approved a budget authorization bill, much to the chagrin of two Naugatuck legislators. After some maneuvering of spending and taxes in the two-year, nearly…


GOP legislators decry budget

HARTFORD — Three local Republican lawmakers harshly criticized the nearly $40.3 billion two-year, Democrat-negotiated state budget that was narrowly approved in the House and Senate Wednesday. The budget proposes to…


State reps support school funding bill

HARTFORD — The legislature’s Finance, Revenue and Bonding Committee passed a bill last week to authorize state grant commitments for school building projects. HB 7022, An Act Concerning Authorization of…


Capital briefs

Senators propose encryption for personal records HARTFORD — Senators put forth a proposal to require insurance companies operating in the state to encrypt all personal information records in the wake…


Binding arbitration talk of breakfast

NAUGATUCK — Local legislators and businesspeople discussed ideas and issues over breakfast last week. The Naugatuck Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual Legislative Breakfast Feb. 6 at Jesse Camille’s Restaurant….


Legislators holding office hours

NAUGATUCK — Local legislators are holding office hours to meet with Naugatuck residents. State representatives Rosa Rebimbas (R-70) and David Labriola (R-131) and state senators Joe Crisco (D-17) and Joan…