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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…


Capital briefs

Bill would reform Citizens Election Program HARTFORD — The House of Representatives passed legislation last week meant to help close loopholes in current campaign finance laws. The proposal caps organizational…


Bill extends filing deadline for grand list

NAUGATUCK — The state House has approved a bill that will help the borough by validating its grand list assessment with the state. The bill effectively extends the state filing…


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…


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…


Rebimbas named co-chair of women’s caucus

HARTFORD — State Rep. Rosa Rebimbas (R-70) is co-chairing a new bipartisan Women’s Caucus in the legislature. There are 54 female lawmakers in the 187-seat General Assembly — nine in…


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…