Category Archives: Critical Issues

Time to Turn the Lights Out on CL&P’s Rate Increase Request

Time to Turn the Lights Out on CL&P’s Rate Increase Request

State Rep. Tony Hwang, (R-134), candidate for state Senator of the 28th District, released the following statement today in response to Connecticut Light & Power’s request to increase its flat rate fee: “It’s absolutely mind boggling that CL&P would request such an outrageous rate increase. One can only assume they ‘blacked out’ their memory of… Continue Reading

Panel’s Report Shows Metro-North a Safe Way Forward

State Rep. Tony Hwang, (R-134), candidate for state Senator of the 28th District, released the following statement Aug. 29 about the release of the MTA’s Blue Ribbon Panel report: “In some ways, the MTA’s report tells us what we already know — that safety has unfortunately taken a back seat at Metro-North — but it… Continue Reading

Representative Tony Hwang Receives Unanimous Support from GOP Town Committees of Fairfield, Easton, Weston, Westport and Newtown to Secure the 28th State Senate Convention Nomination

Representative Tony Hwang Receives Unanimous Support from GOP Town Committees of Fairfield, Easton, Weston, Westport and Newtown to Secure the 28th State Senate Convention Nomination

Current 134th District State Representative Tony Hwang received unanimous delegate support from the Republican Town Committees (RTC) of Fairfield, Easton, Weston, Westport and Newtown. He earned the 28th State Senate Nomination at the convention that was held at Staples Elementary School in Easton, CT. The convention delegates’ unanimous vote represented the conviction of those town… Continue Reading

Kupchick & Hwang Look to Re-Set the ‘Common Core’ Clock

Kupchick & Hwang Look to Re-Set the ‘Common Core’ Clock

FAIRFIELD – State Representatives Tony Hwang and Brenda Kupchick along with their Republican colleagues called on Governor Malloy and the State Department of Education to not only delay implementation of the Common Core teaching program and teacher evaluation process until further study on the effectiveness and feasibility of the program can be performed, but to… Continue Reading