Tag Archives: Lezlye Zupkus


Reps suggest uniform policy in Region 16

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education is looking into implementing a school uniform policy after the idea was suggested by two state legislators. In a letter addressed…


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…


Republicans laud alternative budget

HARTFORD — House and Senate Republican legislators unveiled an alternative budget proposal the Gov Dannell Malloy’s plan last week. “This plan responsibly funds important social programs and services, phases out…


Capital briefs

Bills pass Senate HARTFORD — The state Senate April 14 unanimously passed two bills designed to help college students. Senate Bill 966, An Act Concerning Sexual Assault Forensic Examiners at…


Legislators to host town hall meeting

PROSPECT — State Sen. Joe Markley (R-16) and state Rep. Lezlye Zupkus (R-89) will host a town hall meeting in Prospect to discuss the 2015 legislative session. The meeting is…


Zupkus sworn in for second term

HARTFORD — After being sworn in for her second term Jan. 7, state Rep. Lezlye Zupkus (R-89) said her top priority for 2015 will be state finances. “We need to…


Zupkus named ranking member of Public Safety Committee

HARTFORD — State Rep. Lezlye Zupkus (R-89) has been selected to serve as the leading House Republican lawmaker on the legislature’s Public Safety and Security Committee. Zupkus will also serve…


Voters send Zupkus back to Hartford

PROSPECT — As the vote tallies rolled in Tuesday night it quickly became apparent that Republican incumbent Lezlye Zupkus would be representing the 89th House District for a second term….


Rematch in 89th District race

PROSPECT — The race in the 89th House District features a rematch from two years ago, only this time the roles are reversed. Republican incumbent Lezlye Zupkus is seeking re-election…


Independent Party endorses Zupkus

PROSPECT — The Connecticut Independent Party has endorsed Republican state Rep. Lezlye Zupkus for state representative in the 89th House District. Zupkus will appear on both the Republican and Independent…