Voices for Newtown Taxpayers and Students at the State Capitol

March 1, 2017

Newtown First Selectman Pat Llodra and State Senator Tony Hwang testify before the CT General Assembly's Education Committee regarding ECS funding. Legislative Office Building Hartford, CT 3-1-17

Newtown First Selectman Patricia Llodra and Sen. Tony Hwang (pictured) on Mar. 1 testified before the Connecticut General Assembly’s Education Committee in opposition to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s proposed state budget and the unfair burdens it places on municipalities, schools, and property taxpayers. Llodra and Hwang called upon state lawmakers to craft a state budget that is fair and equitable to all cities and towns. The state legislature’s 2017 regular session ends in June. Hwang represents Fairfield, Newtown, Westport, Weston and Easton. He can be reached at 800-842-1421 and at Tony.Hwang@cga.ct.gov . On the web: www.SenatorHwang.com .