Category Archives: CT Senate Republican Blog Feed

Don’t want property tax hikes? Speak out!

Gov. Malloy’s budget proposal shifts the state’s burdens onto towns and will lead to significant local property tax hikes.

What can you do about it?

I urge taxpayers in Easton, Fairfield, Newtown, Weston, and Westport to speak out.

A …

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Let’s Update and Improve a 27-Year-Old CT Housing Law

I’m looking forward to serving as Co-Chair for Thursday’s public hearing at the Legislative Office Building on the controversial 1990 affordable housing state law known as “8-30g”.

It’s an opportunity to:

  1. Receive input from local zoning officials, community leaders and
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Speaking Out for Seniors at State Capitol


Senior advocates from Fairfield on Feb. 7 joined Sen. Tony Hwang at the State Capitol to speak in favor of legislation to exempt Social Security payments from the Connecticut income tax.

“We are trying to eliminate the state tax on …

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Hwang: Human toll too great to add casinos

State Sen. Tony Hwang can be an expansive speaker about nearly any topic – until he’s asked about his plans to run for governor in 2018.

“I have formed an exploratory (committee),” the Republican lawmaker told the Business Journal. “I’m …

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