Sen. Logan: GOP plan restores Gov. Malloy’s December Cuts to Local Education $$$

Sen. George S. Logan on Feb. 7 applauded the Connecticut Senate and House Republicans’ plan to reinstate nearly $20 million in education funding that was cut midyear to cities and towns throughout the state.

The Republican proposal would allow the state to restore Education Cost Sharing funding that was cut by Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s administration in December and also close the current budget deficit of $11.9 million as estimated by the Office of Fiscal Analysis.

“The December cuts to towns were unfair,” Sen. Logan said. “Local officials should be able to plan on what their state education funding should be. This is what I hear over and over again when talking to area mayors and first selectmen. My top priority is to protect Ansonia, Beacon Falls, Bethany, Derby, Hamden, Naugatuck and Woodbridge. Our Republican plan restores the cuts, and I will continue to fight to protect local education funding and property taxpayers.”

The plan can be viewed at   http://www.ctsenaterepublicans.com.

Sen. Logan can be reached at George.Logan@cga.ct.gov and at 800 842-1421. He represents Ansonia, Beacon Falls, Bethany, Derby, Hamden, Naugatuck and Woodbridge. On the web: http://www.SenatorGeorgeLogan.com.

Remove income tax on Social Security

From State Senator George Logan:

Should Connecticut get rid of the state’s personal income tax on Social Security benefits?

Should Connecticut get rid of the state’s personal income tax on Social Security benefits?

I think so!

If you agree, here’s how you can join me in speaking out in favor of providing tax relief to seniors across Connecticut.

A hearing will be held on Bill No. 6987:www.cga.ct.gov/2017/TOB/h/2017HB-06987-R00-HB.htm

Those wishing to submit testimony in favor of the bill can do the following:

1. Email your comment to:AGEtestimony@cga.ct.gov
2. In the email’s subject line, put “Support Bill 6987” .
3. Include your name and town.
4. If you wish, copy me on the email at George.Logan@cga.ct.gov

Feburary RTC meeting

A reminder to any registered Republican in Hamden, the Hamden Republican Town Committee is having a meeting on Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 7:30 pm at the Senior Center behind the Miller Memorial Library.

We welcome new faces to help get Republicans elected in Hamden. As Chairman, I hope to see you this Thursday!

Vote Vote Vote Vote

On November 8th don’t forget to vote.    Vote Republican. This election will determine the future of our country and our state.

The polls are open from 6 AM to 8 PM.   To find your polling place go to http://www.hamden.com/filestorage/43/85/146/1118/LocalDistrictLookup.html.

Meet the Candidates Event

Come on down to the Wood n Tap on September 27, from 5-8pm. Ask the candidates who would like to represent you some tough questions. We’ll supply the apps!!

Meet with Marjorie Bonadies, Dan Carter, Angel Cadena, George Logan and Jim Lynch. Sponsored by the Hamden RTC.