Category Archives: General Assembly

Bowling for Democrats Friday, 2/28…Town Committee Organizational Meeting March 6th…Support $10.10 for CT (SB 32)

Bowling for Democrats Friday, February 28th: Bowl-A-Rama Event To Kick Off New DTC Term The New Britain Democratic Town Committee’s  “Friends don’t let friends bowl with Republicans” kick off  for the  2014-16 term will be held on Friday, February 28th, from … Continue reading

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Democratic Wedding: “Rick and Teresa’s Day” in Connecticut…..

New Britain Democrats extend congratulations to City Treasurer Teresa Sapieha-Yanchak and State Rep. Rick Lopes (24) on their marriage on July 27th at Saint Francis of Assisi Church. Lopes’ legislative colleagues didn’t miss an opportunity to bring official congratulations from … Continue reading

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New Britain Democrats Oppose Ban On Cross-Party Endorsements….O’Brien For New Britain Events In May…..Push On For Wage Hike Law……..

Democratic Town Committee Opposes Ban On Cross-Party Endorsements In a resolution adopted at its April 25th meeting the New Britain Democratic Town Committee opposed legislation to ban cross-party endorsements — a move that would prohibit minor parties from endorsing major … Continue reading

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New Britain Democrats At Dozynki….DTC Meets On Thursday, August 30th

Town Committee Meets Thursday, 8/30: Fall Campaign To Begin The Democratic Town Committee will meet Thursday, August 30th, at 7 p.m. at New Britain City Hall. On the agenda will be Get Out The Vote plans and a schedule for … Continue reading

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Lopes, Sanchez Launch Campaigns….Orientation Week For Incoming Supt….Budget Hearing 5/17….

Lopes, Sanchez Launch Campaigns For House Seats Via Citizens’ Election Program First term Representatives Rick Lopes (24) and Bobby Sanchez  (25) have launched their re-election campaigns seeking their first full terms in the State House after two special elections sent them … Continue reading

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Dem Delegate Meeting Thursday at AFSCME….Remembering Fred Menditto…..Romney/Ryan “Careless” Budget

DTC To Hold Delegate Meeting Thursday, March 29th  The Democratic Town Committee will meet on Thursday, March 29th to elect delegate slates to May State, Congressional and legislative conventions as the party begins to ramp up for the 2012 campaign. … Continue reading

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More School Aid Proposed In State Budget…DTC Meets Thursday…..Donovan Seeks Minimum Wage Increase…Adieu Jon Green….

MALLOY’S  BOOST IN AID FOR CITY SCHOOLS CAN ONLY HELP Cash-strapped New Britain got some good news in Governor Malloy’s proposal to increase the Educational Cost Sharing (ECS) funding for school districts in distress last week. The second year adjustment … Continue reading

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