Tag Archives: Lezlye Zupkus

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Strengthening the law

House passes bill to fortify college sexual assault laws  HARTFORD — The House of Representatives unanimously approved legislation April 10 that strengthens laws to address sexual assaults on college campuses…

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Zupkus opposes reducing drug free zones

HARTFORD — State Rep. Lezlye Zupkus (R-89) has voiced her opposition to the renewed effort to shrink the size of drug free zones. The legislation, S.B. 259, would reduce the…

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Zupkus announces re-election bid

PROSPECT — Republican Lezlye Zupkus announced this week that she will seek a second term as state representative for the 89th House District. “Connecticut faces significant financial hurdles in the…

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Zupkus joins new caucus

HARTFORD — State Rep. Lezlye Zupkus (R-89) has joined a bipartisan coalition of legislators that will focus on issues affecting individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families. The…

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Bill seeks to control trooper costs

HARTFORD — State Rep. Lezlye Zupkus (R-89) has voiced her support for legislation aimed at reducing overtime and fringe benefit costs for communities that use the state’s resident trooper program….

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GOP petitions for hearings on bills

Proposals target teacher evaluations, Common Core curriculum HARTFORD — House Republican lawmakers filed a petition this week to force the Education Committee to hold a public hearing on bills related…

Zupkus calls for hearing on Common Core, teacher evaluations

HARTFORD — State Rep. Lezlye Zupkus this week called for an Education Committee hearing on the Common Core curriculum and teacher evaluation standards. House Republicans Friday wrote to Democrats who…

Zupkus appointed to Children’s Poverty and Prevention Council

HARTFORD — State Rep. Lezlye Zupkus (R-89) has been appointed to the state’s Child Poverty and Prevention Council by House Minority Leader Larry Cafero (R-142). The council, created through legislation…

Legislators to hold forum Monday

PROSPECT — State Rep. Lezlye Zupkus (R-89) and State Sen. Joe Markley (R-16) will host a legislative forum Monday to explain and discuss the impact of issues approved and discussed…

Zupkus opposes shrinking drug-free zones

HARTFORD — State Rep. Lezlye Zupkus (R-89) on Thursday spoke out against a bill that would shrink the size of drug-free zones from 1,500 feet to 300 feet. The legislation,…