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April 14, 2014

Hartford: Living in An Upside Down World by State Senator Toni Boucher

April 9, 2014

Another Government Intrusion into People’s Private Business

April 7, 2014

Metro-North: A Decade of Defects [CT Post]

April 4, 2014

The Good Earth: Evolution of the Connecticut Farm, From Harvesting to Hedge Funds

April 1, 2014

Boucher Seeks to Protect All Pensions and Business Community from Tax Burdens

March 27, 2014

Floor Debate on Minimum Wage Increases: Why now? Is This the Wrong Time to Raise Business Costs.

March 26, 2014

Keno clings to life in strange CT legislative mixture [Connecticut Mirror]

March 25, 2014

UCONN Must Not Increase its Tuition

March 24, 2014

Boucher Statement on the Passing of Lou Rell

March 24, 2014

Republicans Not Giving Up On Common Core Moratorium [Hartford Courant]

March 14, 2014

Sen. Boucher Statement on Operation Deep Dive Report of Metro North by the Federal Railroad Administration

March 11, 2014

The People Have Spoken

March 6, 2014

Hands off money for rail fixes [Connecticut Post]

March 5, 2014

Metro-North Releases Plan For Improvements [Hartford Courant]

March 5, 2014

Holding New Metro North Leadership’s Feet to Fire

March 5, 2014

Is a Higher Minimum Wage Really a Raise?

March 3, 2014

Girl Scout Day at the Capitol

February 28, 2014

Lawmakers Vent At Metro-North Brass [Hartford Courant]

February 28, 2014

Metro North pledges plan of action [WTNH]

February 28, 2014

Metro-North officials: Timeliness interfered with safety [CT Mirror]

February 24, 2014

Railroad create new safety-chief post [Greenwich Time]

February 24, 2014

Latest Location Of Metro-North Woes: Danbury

February 20, 2014

Boucher Blasts 1st of its Kind Job Killing Measure Coming out of Labor Committee

February 20, 2014

Boucher: Protect Connecticut’s Open Space Permanently

February 19, 2014

Statement on NTSB recommendations to Metro North

February 10, 2014

Sen. Boucher: The Governor’s budget speech tinkers around the edges and ignores the real problem.

February 7, 2014

Senator Boucher Opening Day Remarks

February 4, 2014

Wilton Delegation Meets with Constituents at League of Women Voters Breakfast

February 4, 2014

Money to improve Metro North infrastructure [WTNH.com]

February 4, 2014

Sen. Boucher on Metro North [Capitol Report]

February 4, 2014

Legislators demand feds help fast-track Metro-North upgrades

February 3, 2014

Sen. Boucher: We believe that that federal intervention may be required to address this dire situation

February 3, 2014

Metro North Has Lost Credibility [Letter]

January 30, 2014

Sen. Boucher: we take this issue seriously

January 30, 2014

Boucher: We may need to call a timeout on Common Core [Stamford Advocate]

January 30, 2014

“Too much at once is never a good idea.” – Sen. Toni Boucher

January 30, 2014

Malloy Would Delay Teacher Evaluations; State Won’t Spend $1M To Promote Common Core [CT News Junkie]

January 29, 2014

Sen. Boucher: Pressing Pause on Common Core

January 27, 2014

Boucher renews call for Metro-North oversight board following stranding of passengers in Westport [Minuteman News Center]

January 27, 2014

Metro-North screeches to a halt [Connecticut Post]

January 27, 2014

An Uncommon Education Overhaul – Common Core [Letter]

January 24, 2014

Metro North Meltdown – Governors need to come together with federal authorities

January 23, 2014

Sen. Boucher: “A commuter customer service pledge without sanctions for failure to deliver is one with little benefit.”

January 23, 2014

Commuters: Metro-North bill of rights doesn’t go far enough [Connecticut Post]

January 15, 2014

Sen. Boucher Visits Focus on Connecticut

January 9, 2014

Reorganized Metro-North panel off to rocky start [Associated Press]

January 8, 2014

Sen. Boucher: Permut resigning is the culmination of complete negligence and no accountability on this rail line.

January 7, 2014

Metro-North President Will Retire From Trouble-Plagued Railroad

January 3, 2014

Gun registration deadline passes in state [Wilton Villager]

January 3, 2014

Metro-North Failed To Report Incident After Woman Killed By Train [Hartford Courant]

January 3, 2014

Senator Boucher Talks with Larry Rifkin of WATR [Audio]

January 2, 2014

Republican lawmakers want Conn gun registration extended [Journal Inquirer]

January 2, 2014

Sen. Boucher Requests Metro-North Oversight Board

January 1, 2014

Talk to Me

December 30, 2013

New Gun Law Frustration – Boucher asks for extension

December 30, 2013

Sen. Boucher: Nation Optimistic over Lower Jobless Claims While Connecticut Labor Force Shrinks

December 20, 2013

Metro-North Workers Falsify Time Sheets: NYT

December 19, 2013

In Light of New Unemployment Rate, Senator Boucher Expresses Concern About Connecticut’s Declining Labor Force

December 18, 2013

Conn. legislative committee voices concerns about recent Metro-North woes; suggest new vendor [Daily Journal]

December 18, 2013

Sen. Boucher: Scrutinizes Metro North’s Track Record

December 18, 2013

Metro-North Assures Malloy It Is Making Progress On Safety [Hartford Courant]

December 16, 2013

Train Fares Set to Increase

December 10, 2013

Making a List – Checking it Twice

December 9, 2013

A year after Newtown, searching for answers in the nation’s schools

December 6, 2013

Federal Judge Rules in Favor of Doctors Boucher Standing with Doctors & Patients

December 5, 2013

UConn officials get raises, many topping $10,000

December 5, 2013

Local lawmaker calls for more rail line oversight

December 4, 2013

Sen. Boucher: Release the List

December 3, 2013

Boucher to Administration: Return the $91 million raided from Special Transportation Fund

December 2, 2013

Boucher Calls for Immediate Scrutiny of Shared Equipment on Train Lines

November 25, 2013

Sen. Boucher Statement on Sandy Hook Report

November 25, 2013

Revive Economic Growth: Give Residents Reason for Hope

November 25, 2013

Legislature’s nonpartisan Office of Fiscal Analysis shows the State is in Serious Financial Trouble

November 22, 2013

Confusion in Connecticut over Healthcare Changes Sen. Boucher Letter to Insurance Commissioner – Send Help

November 22, 2013

2013 Friend of the Gifted

November 21, 2013

Boucher Statement on Long Time Commuter Advocate Stepping Down from Post

November 19, 2013

The New Healthcare Law Collapses Under Its Own Weight

November 19, 2013

Advocates for gifted kids cite Boucher [Westport News]

November 15, 2013

Sen. Boucher: Improvements to Danbury branch line welcome; Commuters to benefit

November 15, 2013

Health Care Forum in Wilton Brings a Packed House

November 14, 2013

Sen. Boucher Statement on UCONN Sexual Assault Informational Hearing

November 14, 2013

Sex assault victims say UConn failed them [Connecticut Post]

November 13, 2013

Senator Boucher Statement on Tabling the Issue of Limiting UCONN Credits

November 13, 2013

Wilton, Ridgefield, Bethel and Redding to Receive School Security Funding

November 13, 2013

Norwalk Valley River Trail

November 7, 2013

State Senator Toni Boucher Selected 2013 Friend of the Gifted

November 6, 2013

We Honor ~ William F. Vornkahl III, CT Veterans Hall of Fame

November 5, 2013

Paying for GAAP with the State Credit Card is Risky Business

November 1, 2013

Senator Boucher to Host Informational Discussion on Changes to Healthcare Laws

October 31, 2013

Sen. Boucher Honors CHET Advance Scholarship Winners!

October 31, 2013

Sen. Boucher: It is ConEd’s Responsibility to Reimburse Commuters

October 28, 2013

Sen. Boucher: It is ConEd’s Responsibility to Reimburse Commuters

October 25, 2013

CT lawmakers eye NY’s “Texting Zone” strategy for highway safety [CT Mirror]

October 25, 2013

Senator Boucher’s Town Hall Presentation [PDF]

October 25, 2013

Town Hall Series a Success

October 24, 2013

GOP Leaders Demand Legislative Hearings on UConn Sex Assault Policies [CT Capitol Watch]

October 24, 2013

Sen. Boucher Statement on Federal Discrimination Suit Filed Against UCONN

October 23, 2013

Glitch in 2011 Malloy/union pact rips hole in CT public colleges’ budgets [Connecticut Mirror]

October 21, 2013

Bethel Delegation Hosts Productive Town Hall Meeting

October 16, 2013

Senator Boucher to Host Town Hall Meeting in Westport

October 16, 2013

Senator Boucher to Host Town Hall Meeting in Ridgefield

October 11, 2013

Sen. Boucher: Legislator of the Year Fairfield County Medical Association

October 8, 2013

Senator Boucher to Host Town Hall Meeting in New Canaan

October 8, 2013

Senator Boucher to Host Town Hall Meeting in Wilton

October 7, 2013

Westport and Weston Making the Grade

October 7, 2013

Are Tuition Costs at a Tipping Point?

October 4, 2013

How Affordable is Connecticut’s Flagship University? [CTNewsJunkie.com]

October 3, 2013

Senator Boucher to Host Town Hall Meeting in Bethel

October 3, 2013

Boucher: Metro-North crisis has deep implications

October 1, 2013

Metro-North Train Crisis Raises Serious Questions

October 1, 2013

Fitch Rating Statement from Sen. Boucher

September 30, 2013

Boucher questions CCEA study calling for bond release

September 26, 2013

Metro North Train Crisis

September 25, 2013

Boucher Statement re: Secretary Barnes Letter on Govt. Shutdown

September 25, 2013

Train service to pick up on Danbury line [Danbury News-Times]

September 23, 2013

UCONN Economists: more borrowing will lift state Sen. Boucher: wrong direction

September 19, 2013

Westport to Receive School Security Funding Sen. McKinney, Sen. Boucher, Rep. Lavielle: Protecting our Children is a Top Priority

August 28, 2013

Banned rig crash nothing new to Parkway [Greenwich Time]

August 26, 2013

Commuter advocacy watchdog council still lacks members [Greenwich Time]

August 26, 2013

Malloy administration asked chairman of state’s college system to step aside [Connecticut Mirror]

August 22, 2013

Sen. Boucher, Rep. Lavielle Pleased Cablevision Issuing Credits for Lost Service

August 19, 2013

Sen. Boucher statement on Transportation Legisation

August 14, 2013

Sen. Boucher Cheers on Westport Little Leaguers

August 14, 2013

Sen. Boucher Statement on 2013 CMT and CAPT Test Scores

August 12, 2013

Troubling dip in income tax withholding revenue raises red flag

August 8, 2013

Who is Looking Out for the Students?

August 6, 2013

STEAP grant helps Bethel fix ailing sidewalks [WLAD.com]

August 5, 2013

$250,000 Worth of Improvements for Bethel! [Bethel's Hamlet Hub]

July 24, 2013

Sen. Boucher Tapped for School Construction Oversight Committee

July 23, 2013

The Veto Session

July 15, 2013

Robin Oshman: Welcome change to state mandates [Connecticut Post]

July 12, 2013

Senator Boucher Participates in Continuing Education for Physicians Bill Signing

July 12, 2013

New Law Eases Constraints on Doctors in Connecticut

July 3, 2013

2013 State Budget – An Open Door Can Work Wonders

July 3, 2013

The Sharks are Circling

July 2, 2013

Sen. Boucher’s Statement on Negative Outlook of CT Bonds

July 1, 2013

Connecticut Kids Report Card Sen. Boucher: Data is the key to finding better solutions

June 26, 2013

Sen. Boucher: Transform CT Strives to Pave the Way for Connecticut’s Transportation Future

June 17, 2013

Senator Boucher Appears on “Focus on Connecticut” [Video]

June 15, 2013

Wilton Commons Open

June 14, 2013

Welcoming a New Leader to the Board of Regents for Higher Education

June 10, 2013

All Female Legislators Sign Landmark Bill

June 5, 2013

A Delicate Balance

June 4, 2013

Senate Punches Back At Citizens United; Advocates Say More Money Is Not The Answer [CTNewsJunkie]

June 4, 2013

Former Governor Jodi Rell’s Landmark Campaign Finance Laws Dismantled

June 3, 2013

Emergency Certified State Budget- CT, A Land of Broken Promises

June 3, 2013

Sen. Toni Boucher along with Governor Malloy Honored as Children’s Champions [Photos]

June 3, 2013

Sen. Toni Boucher along with Governor Malloy Honored as Children’s Champions

June 3, 2013

Transportation Ranking Members and Area Legislators Help Advance Transportation Bill through Senate

June 1, 2013

Bill to allow Academically Advanced Students to get a Jump Start on a College Degree Passes Senate

June 1, 2013

Senate votes to phase in teacher reviews [Connecticut Post]

May 31, 2013

Sen. Boucher Helps Usher Education Bills through Senate

May 31, 2013

Senate Approves Driver’s Licenses For Undocumented Immigrants [Hartford Courant]

May 29, 2013

Senate Floor remarks by State Senator Toni Boucher regarding HB 6495

May 29, 2013

Driver’s License for Undocumented Immigrants

May 29, 2013

Coastal Management Bill Gets Unanimous Passage in State Senate

May 29, 2013

Senator Boucher Works to Gain Bipartisan Passage of School Safety Legislation

May 24, 2013

Controversial Proposals Dominate in the State Legislature

May 23, 2013

Education Update

May 20, 2013

Help Me Prevent A Connecticut Gas Tax Hike

May 18, 2013

Metro-North train collision update

May 17, 2013

Regents name Gray new system president [Connecticut Post]

May 17, 2013

Restore School Transportation Funding

May 16, 2013

Statement on the new President of the Board of Regents for Higher Education

May 14, 2013

Small Airport Towers – Big Business Impact

May 13, 2013

Tax Freedom Day in Connecticut

April 30, 2013

Southwestern CT Leaders Oppose Mandated Regionalization BIll

April 29, 2013

Arbor Day at the Capitol

April 29, 2013

Top Ranked CT Schools

April 26, 2013

Senate unanimously OKs benefits for discharged gay vets [Connecticut Post]

April 26, 2013

State Sen. Toni Boucher: Connecticut’s economy at risk [Danbury News-Times]

April 26, 2013

Senator Boucher to Host Town Hall Meeting in Wilton

April 22, 2013

Finance Revenue and Bonding Committee Meeting Update

April 19, 2013

Sen. Boucher receives Stepping Up for Children Award

April 18, 2013

Board of Regents for Higher Education Bill

April 17, 2013

Sen. Boucher Supports Help for Farmers

April 15, 2013

Senators Boucher, McKinney, to Host Town Hall Meeting in Weston

April 15, 2013

Senator Boucher Appears on “Focus on Connecticut” [Video]

April 11, 2013

Fairfield County Realtors Converge on Capitol

April 8, 2013

States Best French Restaurants Honored Ridgefield and Danbury Tops

April 5, 2013

Senator Boucher Remarks on Senate Bill 1160 [Video]

April 4, 2013

Sen. Boucher statement on Mental Health component of SB 1160

April 4, 2013

S.B. 1160, AAC Gun Violence Prevention and Children’s Safety Frequently Asked Questions

April 3, 2013

Sen. Boucher Statement on SB 1106 – School Safety

April 2, 2013

Connecticut Park Centennial

April 1, 2013

Connecticut Park Centennial

March 28, 2013

Weston Retirement Life Styles Fair a Success

March 27, 2013

Senator Boucher to Host Town Hall Meeting in Ridgefield

March 26, 2013

Malloy may lose authority to hire, fire regents president [Waterbury Republican-American]

March 21, 2013

Sen. Boucher Statement Regarding the Death of Westport Marine

March 21, 2013

Sen. Boucher Statement Regarding the Board of Regents

March 21, 2013

Sen. Boucher Statement Regarding Tolls

March 20, 2013

TRAIN BOARD JUMPING TRACKS [Waterbury Republican-American]

March 18, 2013

Sen. Boucher to be Featured Speaker at Senior Fair

March 18, 2013

Senator Boucher to Host Town Hall Meeting in Redding

March 15, 2013

Shaban, Carter and Boucher to Hold Redding Town Hall Meeting on State Issues

March 13, 2013

Rally at WCSU – Sen. Boucher joined students over proposed tuition and fee increases

March 13, 2013

Sen. Boucher Attends Sandy Hook Workers Fund Bill Signing

March 13, 2013

Bill to allow Academically Advanced Students to get a Jump Start on a College Passes Education Committee

March 12, 2013

Tax Reductions incentivize businesses

March 11, 2013

Sen. Boucher Statement re: The Community Celebration of Bill Meyer’s contributions to Westport.

March 8, 2013

All Female Legislators Co-Sponsoring Bill On Human Trafficking

March 7, 2013

Proposals For Highway Tolls Creep Ahead On Partisan Vote [Hartford Courant]

March 7, 2013

LEGISLATURE TO ESTABLISH FUND FOR SANDY HOOK WORKERS

March 7, 2013

Senator Boucher to Host Town Hall Meeting in New Canaan

March 6, 2013

State Sen. Toni Boucher: Will the reintroduction of tolls take a toll on commuters? [Danbury News-Times]

March 5, 2013

Senator Boucher’s statement on deadly Westport intersection

March 4, 2013

Any GOP Women Interested in Running in 2014? [The Hartfordite]

February 28, 2013

Will the Reintroduction of Tolls take a Toll on Connecticut Commuters?

February 27, 2013

Lawmakers disagree on tolls as source of new revenue [New London Day]

February 20, 2013

Academically Gifted Students may be able to get a Jump Start on a College Degree

February 20, 2013

Senator Boucher Discusses a Controversial Bill Before the Transportation Committee [Video]

February 14, 2013

State Sen. Toni Boucher: Upgrading Danbury branch line should be a top priority [Danbury News Times]

February 14, 2013

Connecticut Lawmakers hear about school security [WFSB]

February 14, 2013

Transportation Committee Gets Lesson In Gender Equality From 11-Year-Old Girl [CT News Junkie]

February 14, 2013

Lawmakers Seek Ways To Improve Waterbury, Danbury Rail Lines [Hartford Courant]

February 14, 2013

DOT Announces Plans to Install Gates at Long Ridge Road Railroad Crossing [DOT]

February 14, 2013

Lawmakers move closer to Sandy Hook changes [Associated Press]

February 13, 2013

Gov. Malloy’s Recommended Budget by the numbers

February 11, 2013

Bipartisanship or Brinkmanship?

February 6, 2013

Up Grading the Danbury Branch Train Line should be a Top Priority

February 5, 2013

Push is on to electrify Danbury rail line [Norwalk Citizen]

February 5, 2013

Five early childhood agencies to become one [Norwalk Citizen]

February 4, 2013

Malloy Presents Details of $2 Billion Plan For UConn [Hartford Courant]

February 1, 2013

Southwestern Connecticut Lawmakers Urge State to make Up Grading the Danbury Line a Top Priority

January 28, 2013

Officials say more safety measures needed [CT Post]

January 25, 2013

State Sen. Toni Boucher, R-26, has been named co-chair of a group charged with examining school safety. [New Canaan Patch]

January 24, 2013

Public Hearing Information

January 23, 2013

Connecticut Senate Honors Famed Jazz Musician Dave Brubeck

January 22, 2013

Bipartisan Task Force Launches New Web Site – “A Safer Connecticut”

January 18, 2013

Sen. Boucher named to Special Task Force on Gun Violence Prevention and Children’s Safety Will Chair the Enhanced School Security Working Group

January 10, 2013

Sen. Boucher named Chief Deputy Minority Leader

January 7, 2013

Lawmakers have full plate as legislature convenes [New London Day]

January 7, 2013

As rail projects stall, questions arise [Danbury News Times]

December 28, 2012

Senator Boucher Receives 2013 Legislative Committee Assignments

December 21, 2012

Senators Deliver Students Letters of Love from the Bronx to Newtown

December 19, 2012

Taking Connecticut on a road less traveled – “Living Within Its means”

December 14, 2012

Sen. Toni Boucher Statement on Sandy Hook Elementary School Incident

December 6, 2012

Boucher statement on the passing of David Brubeck

November 30, 2012

Sen. Boucher Denounces Higher Education Unvouchered Accommodation Accounts

November 28, 2012

Sen. Boucher announces new state law recognizing veterans

November 21, 2012

A Bipartisan Solution is the Only Way out of Connecticut’s Fiscal Crisis.

November 7, 2012

Preparing for Severe Weather

November 5, 2012

Sandy Update

November 3, 2012

Sandy Recovery Update

November 2, 2012

Notice to New Canaan and Norwalk to Danbury Branch Line Commuters

November 2, 2012

Sandy Update

November 1, 2012

Power Restoration Timelines

October 31, 2012

Hurricane Sandy Recovery

October 30, 2012

Sandy’s Aftermath and Recovery

October 29, 2012

Hurricane Sandy

October 28, 2012

Hurricane Sandy Update…

October 28, 2012

Monitoring Hurricane Sandy

October 25, 2012

Keeping our Eyes on Hurricane Sandy

October 16, 2012

Higher Education Board of Regents Debacle

October 15, 2012

Sen. Boucher statement on Higher Education announcements

October 11, 2012

Boucher, LeGeyt Join Calls for Review of Board of Regents’ Administrative Practices

October 10, 2012

Boucher statement re: Meotti raise issue

September 24, 2012

Sen. Boucher: Location of New Stamford Parking Garage Raised Questions at Recent DOT Public Meeting

September 21, 2012

Letter to Transportation Assistant Director in charge of DOT Stamford Parking lot project.

September 19, 2012

Sen. Boucher: Risk Reduction Earned Credits Reduces the Public’s sense of Security and Damages their Quality of Life

September 17, 2012

Sign My Petition To Suspend the Early Release Program

September 11, 2012

May We Never Forget

August 15, 2012

Sales Tax Free Week Shopping Right Around the Corner

July 26, 2012

Weather Alert…

July 18, 2012

Boucher Earns 100 % on Connecticut League of Conservation Voters Scorecard

June 22, 2012

Senator Boucher to Host Legislative Update in Weston

June 21, 2012

Out of Cash, Does this Put Connecticut at Risk for a Downgrade?

June 20, 2012

Senator Boucher to Host “Coffee with your Senator”

June 19, 2012

Yarhtzeit with Lubavitcher Rebbe’s

June 13, 2012

UCONN Bioscience Project breaks ground

June 12, 2012

Senator Boucher To Host “Coffee With Your Senator”

June 12, 2012

Sen. Boucher brings a little bit of Italy into the Senate Chamber

May 29, 2012

Sen. Boucher joins Gov. Malloy and U.S. Secretary of Education Duncan at the announcement granting NCLB Waiver to Connecticut

May 29, 2012

Memorial Day Serves as Time to Remember, Thank Those Who Served Our Country

May 16, 2012

Senator Boucher to Host Town Hall Meeting in Bethel

May 15, 2012

RETAIL AND SERVICE ENTREPRENEURS ARE JOB CREATORS

May 14, 2012

Sen. Boucher Storm Bill Response

May 9, 2012

Connecticut does have a spending problem, not a revenue problem.

May 8, 2012

Senator Toni Boucher (R-Wilton) released the following statement today re: on SB 24 AN ACT CONCERNING EDUCATIONAL REFORM.

May 6, 2012

Senator Boucher Statement RE: 5312, AN ACT CREATING A PROCESS FOR FAMILY CHILD CARE PROVIDERS AND PERSONAL CARE ATTENDANTS TO COLLECTIVELY BARGAIN WITH THE STATE

May 3, 2012

Senate Bill to Prepare Next Generation Teachers

April 28, 2012

Sen. Boucher Honored for Tireless Efforts for Children

April 28, 2012

Senator Boucher Touts Bipartisan Higher Education Bill

April 28, 2012

Sen. Boucher Supports Much Needed Changes to Polling Laws

April 28, 2012

Sen. Boucher Fights the Reintroduction of Tolls

April 18, 2012

Train commute could get costly [WTNH]

April 18, 2012

Proposed NYC Commuter Tax

April 11, 2012

State Senator Toni Boucher released the following statement today re: Groundbreaking ceremony for Wilton Commons, Senior Congregate Housing Project

April 5, 2012

State Senator Toni Boucher (R-Wilton) released the following statement re: The Repeal of the Death Penalty in Connecticut

April 5, 2012

Is Education Reform on Life Support and Can it be Resuscitated?

March 28, 2012

Sen. Boucher: Finally Common Sense Prevails

March 27, 2012

State Senator Toni Boucher released the following statement today re: Changes made to the Governor’s Education Reform Bill, SB 24 by the leadership of the Education Committee.

March 21, 2012

Boucher Statement on defeated Labor bills

March 14, 2012

Sen. Boucher Statement re: NU and NSTAR Power Merger

March 12, 2012

Notes from the District…Education Reform Dominates the Discussion

March 7, 2012

Sen. Boucher Statement re: Palliative Use of Marijuana

March 2, 2012

Teachers Voice Concerns Over Education Reform Plan [The Daily Westport]

March 2, 2012

Westport teachers say education reform plans fail to make the grade [Westport News]

February 27, 2012

Gas Prices in Connecticut Rising

February 23, 2012

Small School Districts Unfairly Targeted in Far Reaching Education Reform Bill- Forces Them to Regionalize

February 21, 2012

Please Join Senator Boucher for a Westport/Weston Community Forum

February 21, 2012

Sen. Boucher Fights for Open Space in Power Merger

February 15, 2012

Six Groups Put Together Education Agenda of Their Own [CTNewsJunkie]

February 10, 2012

Lawmakers ready to tackle education reform ideas [Associated Press]

February 6, 2012

Senator Boucher Statement On Charter School Funding

February 6, 2012

“Keep Transportation Fees for Transportation Needs”- ONLY

February 1, 2012

Statement On Education Reform

February 1, 2012

Education, is Connecticut losing its competitive edge?

January 23, 2012

Senator Toni Boucher (R-Wilton) statement on Customer Service Pledge released by the State Department of Transportation:

January 23, 2012

Tolls or Taxes? How To Fund Transportation Infrastructure [CT News Junkie]

January 20, 2012

A Year in Review

January 3, 2012

Senator Toni Boucher (R-Wilton) statement on education reform given the release of the Connecticut Education Association report:

December 21, 2011

“A Friend in Need is Friend in Deed” ( ‘Amicu certus in re incerta cernitur’, Quintus Ennius 3rd century BC)

December 15, 2011

COMMUTER FARE RATE INCREASE TO BEGIN JANUARY 1, 2012

December 2, 2011

Capitol Round Up

November 22, 2011

NFWL Partners in Support of National Adoption Day

November 21, 2011

Wilton Lawmakers support National Women’s History Museum

November 18, 2011

Wilton Lawmakers attend the “de Pizan Honors” a Gala to support the National Women’s History Museum

November 16, 2011

Storm Credits for Consumers

November 3, 2011

It’s Déjà-vu All Over Again

October 26, 2011

Senator Toni Boucher Remarks from Jobs Special Session

October 21, 2011

Jackson Lab Hearing

October 14, 2011

Sen. Boucher joins Higher Ed. Leaders in endorsing ‘Race to the Top’ grant

October 10, 2011

Climbing the Economic Summit

October 4, 2011

No Child Left Behind Waiver

September 30, 2011

Senate Transportation Leaders Oppose Bus and Rail Fare Hikes

September 26, 2011

A Failure to Communicate and the Power to Fix It

September 22, 2011

Union Grab by Executive Order

September 20, 2011

Utility Companies admit they can do better

September 12, 2011

Traffic Alert

September 12, 2011

SENATOR TONI BOUCHER TAPPED FOR LEADERSHIP POSITION

September 8, 2011

September 11, 2001- Remembrance, Ten Years Later

September 6, 2011

Steps to Recovery

September 2, 2011

Utility Company on Notice in the wake of Irene

August 29, 2011

After the Storm

August 25, 2011

Emergency Preparedness What every person should know- the basics [PDF]

August 25, 2011

Senator Toni Boucher: Redeker is a breath of fresh air

August 22, 2011

Small Business is “Big” Business in Connecticut … and they deserve more respect

August 22, 2011

Sen. Boucher: Rail Passengers’ Bill of Rights Will Protect Commuters

August 17, 2011

State Senator Toni Boucher Reappointed to Committee to Review Eligible School Projects

August 12, 2011

DOT to Hold Public Meeting Regarding 7/22 Stalled Train

August 8, 2011

Statement from Sentaor Boucher regarding Re: debt crisis

July 29, 2011

The “Taxmanian” Devil

July 25, 2011

Senator Toni Boucher R- Wilton, ranking member of the Transportation Committee statement in response to Friday’s Metro North fiasco

June 30, 2011

‘Senate Circle’ Budget chaos

June 20, 2011

Taxes are coming!

June 14, 2011

Congratulating Green’s Farms Congregational Church

June 7, 2011

Deal, or Raw Deal?

June 6, 2011

Sen. Boucher: Connecticut Early Release

June 4, 2011

Toni Boucher Leads Opposition to Decriminalization of Marijuana

May 31, 2011

Money Over Safety

May 27, 2011

Sen. Boucher: businesses are limping along- paid sick leave is a first of its kind in the nation mandate that would cripple them.

May 26, 2011

Creating a Safe School Environment Conducive to Learning: Students should feel safe from Bullies in school and on line

May 25, 2011

Passing in state tuition for illegal immigrants is unfair to those who follow the rules and will be a costly policy we can’t afford.

May 18, 2011

Medical Marijuana: Enormous Costs to our Judicial, Correctional, and Healthcare Systems; and to Broken Families

May 13, 2011

Important Step Forward for the Children of Connecticut

May 4, 2011

“A Missed Opportunity to Move Connecticut in a positive Direction: You can’t tax yourself to Prosperity”

May 2, 2011

Statement by State Senator Toni Boucher on the Killing of Osama Bin Laden

April 29, 2011

Senator Boucher’s Budget Presentation [PDF]

April 21, 2011

Republicans on Finance Committee Propose a No Tax Increase Budget Amendment Instead of the $1.9 billion Tax Increase Proposed by the Governor

April 21, 2011

Senator Boucher to Co-Host Town Hall Meeting in Ridgefield

April 19, 2011

No-Tax Increase Alternative Budget versus $1.9 Billion Tax Increase

April 15, 2011

State of the Judiciary

April 13, 2011

An Opportunity to help towns has been snatched by special interest

April 8, 2011

Education Committee Report: “More homework needs to be done”

April 7, 2011

Senator Boucher to Host Town Hall Meeting in Wesport

April 5, 2011

No Retreat: Marijuana Is A Dangerous Drug, To Society As Well As Users [Commentary]

April 4, 2011

Your Taxpayer Dollars At Work?

April 1, 2011

Bethel Delegation takes the time to drill down into proposed State Budget

March 31, 2011

As teacher layoff notices go out, no change in seniority rules [CT Mirror]

March 31, 2011

Wilton Delegation Hosts Town Hall on Budget Crisis

March 28, 2011

Senator Boucher to Host Town Hall Meeting in Bethel

March 24, 2011

Senator Toni Boucher: Expanding Government at a time of Fiscal Crisis?

March 22, 2011

Connecticut’s Teacher Tenure and Layoff Policies Need Reform

March 21, 2011

Second Set of New M-8 Rail Cars Enters Service On the New Haven Line [CT DOT]

March 18, 2011

Senator Boucher to Host Town Hall Meeting in New Canaan

March 18, 2011

Senator Boucher to Host Town Hall Metting at Wilton Library

March 18, 2011

Senator Boucher to Host Town Hall Meeting at Middlebrook School

March 14, 2011

Senator Boucher: Decriminalization and Medical Marijuana Bills Represent ‘Get Out Of Jail Free Tickets’ Which Jeopardize Public Safety

March 4, 2011

Mandatory Paid Time Off: Anti Business

March 1, 2011

New Rail Cars Ready to Roll!

March 1, 2011

2012-2013 Budget Proposal Part 2: Open for Business?

March 1, 2011

New Rail Cars Ready to Roll!

February 16, 2011

The largest tax increase in Connecticut State History “This unrelenting taxation will kill job creation and delay economic recovery in Connecticut,” said Senator Toni Boucher.

February 15, 2011

Uconn Health Center Stem Cell and Genome Building Dedication

February 14, 2011

Rail cars show their wear as weather related equipment failures cut service

February 10, 2011

“Towns should be free to negotiate the elimination of plastic bags on a local level…charging a fee may hurt, not help.” [Video]

February 9, 2011

Is Connecticut’s economic flat roof in danger of collapse?

January 26, 2011

Senator Toni Boucher onboard with Republican ‘Common Sense’ Proposal: Rolls Back Spending and Shrinks Government

January 22, 2011

A Letter Sent to My Colleagues in the Legislature

January 7, 2011

Opening day and committee assignments for the 2011 Legislative Session

January 5, 2011

The Numbers Game- Voting with Their Feet

December 16, 2010

An Open Letter to Lt. Governor Wyman

December 16, 2010

An Open-Letter to Governor Dan Malloy

December 7, 2010

In Remembrance of Pearl Harbor Day

November 23, 2010

2012-2013 Budget Proposal Part 1: Sticker shock

November 21, 2010

The “Three Furies” Of Connecticut’s Ongoing Fiscal Crisis

November 16, 2010

After Decades of Neglect, Transportation Infrastructure Took Center Stage in Rell Administration

November 10, 2010

Veterans Day – Nov. 11, 2010

October 27, 2010

Senator Boucher Announces Opening Of Newly Renovated Wilton Train Station

October 14, 2010

New Laws Taking Effect on October 1, 2010

October 4, 2010

Senator Boucher Opposes MTA Plans To Change Metro-North Ticket Policies

October 4, 2010

Senator Boucher Opposes MTA Plans To Change Metro-North Ticket Policies

September 29, 2010

Senator Boucher Welcomes Funding for Levitt Pavilion

September 14, 2010

Senator Boucher Applauds Federal Funding For Norwalk River Valley Trail

September 14, 2010

Back To School Message: A Quality Educational System Is A Key Indicator Of Economic Health

September 10, 2010

Remembering September 11, 2001

September 2, 2010

The Purple Tie Program – Oct. 26th

August 26, 2010

The Best Social Program Is A Job

August 24, 2010

NORWALK’S FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND APARTMENT HOME COMMUNITY OPENS

August 17, 2010

Imbalance of Power

July 26, 2010

Senator Boucher Honored With ConnCAN Tip Of The Cap Award

July 23, 2010

Senator Boucher Hails 20th Anniversary of Americans With Disabilities Act

July 8, 2010

“Tax Policy, Business Costs and Ease of Commute Critical to Job Growth: The Third Leg of the Economic Stool is Transportation”

June 29, 2010

Fourth of July Message from the 26th District

June 22, 2010

The Folly Of “Kicking The Can Down The Road” As A State Budget Strategy

June 14, 2010

Free FEMA Informational Sessions Coming to Norwalk

May 27, 2010

Senator Boucher Honored With Ambassador Award From The Council Of Italian-American Organizations Of Connecticut

May 7, 2010

Expediency Trumps Responsibility: 2010 Legislative Session

May 7, 2010

Roadmap to Recovery

April 27, 2010

Senator Boucher Joins Effort To Move Mass Transit Improvements Forward

April 26, 2010

The Best Social Program Is A Job

April 16, 2010

Senator Toni Boucher Attends the Jewish Federation’s Holocaust Commemoration

April 16, 2010

Senator Toni Boucher Attends the Jewish Federation’s Holocaust Commemoration

April 1, 2010

Connecticut’s Great Budget Saga Continues: Mounting Deficits Through 2014

March 31, 2010

Sen. Boucher Invites Public To Local Hearings Regarding Utility Companies’ Storm Response

March 26, 2010

Sen. Boucher Presents Awards to Winners of Wilton Middle School Essay Contest

March 23, 2010

Senator Boucher Applauds GAE Approval Of Polling Place Legislation

March 23, 2010

Senator Boucher’s Letter to Governor Rell Regarding Health Care Reform

March 23, 2010

Senator Boucher’s Letter to Attorney General Blumenthal Regarding Health Care Reform

March 18, 2010

Senator Boucher Reminds Storm-Impacted Fairfield County That The State Department Of Insurance May Be Able To Help

March 15, 2010

Senator Boucher’s Legislative Week In Review

March 9, 2010

Governor Rell & Senator Boucher Announce Wilton’s Madaras Among Finalists Considered for Prestigious National Citizen Award

March 5, 2010

Testimony of Senator Toni Boucher Regarding the Constitutional Spending Cap

March 2, 2010

Senator Boucher Recognizes The Good Works Of Local Volunteers

February 25, 2010

Sen. Boucher & Rep. Frey Applaud Federal Funds For Ridgefield Public Schools Water Project

February 19, 2010

The Courage To Bring Connecticut Back – We Did It Before And We Can Do It Again

February 18, 2010

Senator Boucher Welcomes Spotlight On Norwalk/Danbury Branch Line

February 4, 2010

Senator Boucher Opposes Holding Terrorist Trials In Connecticut Courts

February 2, 2010

Senator Toni Boucher Attends Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation’s 50th Anniversary Celebration

January 29, 2010

Connecticut Has A Spending Problem . . . And A Borrowing Problem

January 11, 2010

Sen. Boucher Joins Coalition Of Republican Senators In Urging Attorney General To Oppose Unfair Treatment Of Connecticut In Federal Healthcare Reform Bill

January 6, 2010

Senator Boucher Urges Small Businesses To Explore (Research) New State Grant Program

December 30, 2009

Time To “Lead, Follow, Or Get Out Of The Way” (Thomas Paine)

December 16, 2009

No Way To Run A Business, A Household, Or The State Of Connecticut

December 3, 2009

Letter to the Editor re: Teen Dating Violence

November 13, 2009

McKinney & Boucher Recognized as “Environmental Champions” By the Connecticut League of Conservation Voters

November 11, 2009

Senator Boucher’s Statement Regarding Governor Rell’s Decision To Not Seek Reelection

November 4, 2009

Senator Boucher Encourages Constituents To Participate In Governor M. Jodi Rell’s Connecticut Day Of Caring & Compassion

October 27, 2009

Senator Toni Boucher attends American Legion Post 12 deployment luncheon

October 21, 2009

Senator Boucher, Senator McLachlan, Representative Scribner Applaud Release of Federal Grant Money for Town of Bethel

October 6, 2009

Senator Boucher & Area Elected Officials Set Record Straight On Route 7

October 2, 2009

Sen. Boucher Opposes $1 Billion In New Taxes & $2 Billion In Borrowing

September 25, 2009

Senator Boucher, Senator Frantz & Representative Hetherington Vote For New Canaan-Darien Probate Court District

September 25, 2009

Senator Boucher Votes For Probate Court Redistricting Plan

September 23, 2009

Senator Boucher Applauds Stimulus Funding For Special Education

September 11, 2009

Fairfield County Citizens Express Their Concern Regarding Government-Run National Healthcare in Record Numbers

September 11, 2009

Remembering September 11th at Sherwood Island State Park

September 9, 2009

Senator Boucher Questions Validity Of Super 7 Survey

September 8, 2009

Senator Boucher Attends National Foundation For Women Legislators Working Weekend

September 4, 2009

State Senator Toni Boucher attended the ninth annual CT United Ride on August 30th, the largest annual September 11th tribute in the state

September 1, 2009

Remarks by State Senator Toni Boucher Regarding Biennial State Budget

August 28, 2009

Senator Boucher Joins Citizens, Veterans, Legislators & Government Officials To Dedicate “Fallen Heroes Memorial Highway” In Wilton & Westport

August 25, 2009

Department of Environmental Protection Acting Commissioner Amey Marrella visits the 26th Senatorial District

August 20, 2009

Theater Versus the Real World

August 10, 2009

Senator Boucher Invites Area Legislators, Local Municipal Officials & Public To Celebrate Dedication Of “Fallen Heroes Memorial Highway”

August 7, 2009

A Connecticut Worth Fighting For

July 28, 2009

Statement by Senator Toni Boucher re July 28, 2009 groundbreaking ceremony at Cannondale Train Station in Wilton

July 21, 2009

The Only Choice We Have Left

July 10, 2009

Senator Boucher Announces “Veteran of the Month Flag Ceremony” Honoring Army PFC Nicholas Madaras Of Wilton

June 30, 2009

Democratic Majority’s State Budget Plan Moves Connecticut in the Wrong Direction

June 29, 2009

Letter to the Editor of the Hartford Courant Re: Rhode Island Pot Law

June 23, 2009

Studies Show Harmful Impacts of Smoking Marijuana

June 11, 2009

2009 Legislative Session: Sine Die or A Short Intermission?

June 1, 2009

Senator Boucher Supports Creation Of A Standing Bipartisan Senate Ethics Committee

May 20, 2009

Statement to the CT Public Transportation Commission, May 19, 2009

May 20, 2009

Local Pride in Our Supreme Court Chief Justice

May 20, 2009

Senator Toni Boucher and Representative Joe Mioli congratulate Jay Paretsky on receiving the A.E. Hertzler Knox Award

May 20, 2009

Remarks by State Senator Toni Boucher Nick Madaras’ Veteran Of The Month Program Norwalk American Legion Post 12, August 2, 2009

May 16, 2009

Senator Boucher Offers Congratulations to Wilton “Tree Steward”

May 1, 2009

Senator Boucher Announces Opportunities For Towns That May Benefit From Federal Stimulus Funds

April 28, 2009

Senator Boucher Says “No” To Proposed Legislation That Would Stop Grass-Roots Efforts To Ban Plastic Bags

April 23, 2009

Does Light Rail Make Sense For Connecticut?

April 20, 2009

Connecticut Needs A Responsible Tax Policy That Promotes Economic Growth

April 20, 2009

State Budget Process: A Better Educated Public Is A Better Served Public

April 17, 2009

Sen. Boucher Supports Funding For Local Train Station Improvements

April 15, 2009

Senator Boucher Hosts Wilton Students’ Visit To State Capitol

April 2, 2009

Senator Boucher Takes Voluntary Salary Reduction

April 2, 2009

Senator Boucher Contributes to State Crime Fighting Efforts

March 31, 2009

Sen. Boucher Says Electronic Border Tolls Not Supported In Her District

March 25, 2009

Senator Boucher Hails Federal Stimulus Funding For Area Projects

March 24, 2009

Senator Boucher Opposes Lessening Penalties For Marijuana Possession

March 24, 2009

Sen. Boucher Supports State Mandate Relief For School Districts

March 20, 2009

Senator Boucher Supports Proposed Legislation To Expand General Assembly’s Economic Forecasting Efforts

March 13, 2009

New Canaan Informational State Budget Forum

March 10, 2009

Senator Boucher Calls For Feasibility Study Of Light Rail Service In Connecticut

March 9, 2009

Sen. Boucher Proposes Legislation To Make It Easier For Pet Owners To Provide For Animals That Survive Them

March 4, 2009

Sen. Boucher Calls For Allowing Disposal Of Land Acquired For Super 7

March 4, 2009

State Representative Frey and Senator Boucher to Host Forum On Connecticut Budget Crisis March 16th At Ridgefield Public Library

February 25, 2009

Senator Boucher Applauds Fairfield County Support For Proposed Improvement Of Norwalk/Danbury Train Line

February 23, 2009

Senator Boucher Calls For Municipal Relief From State Mandates

February 19, 2009

State Representative Hetherington and Senator Boucher To Host Forum On Connecticut Budget Crisis March 1st At Wilton Public Library

February 18, 2009

Senator Boucher Calls For Study Of Credit Card Fees & Interest Rates

February 17, 2009

Senator Boucher Advocates Reform Of State Affordable Housing Law

February 17, 2009

Senator Boucher Calls For Fast Action On Consumer Requests For Credit Report Freezes

February 6, 2009

Tough Times Call for Tough Measures

February 3, 2009

Senator Boucher Calls For Educating Youth About Teen Dating Violence

February 3, 2009

The Hard, Cold Fact About Connecticut’s State Budget

January 23, 2009

Senator Boucher Praises Appointment Of Gail Lavielle Of Wilton To Connecticut Public Transportation Commission

January 21, 2009

Past, Present and Future of Danbury Branch Line

January 13, 2009

A New Year, A New Legislative Session, A New Budget and A New Role

January 7, 2009

Senator Toni Boucher Sworn In As New Senator Representing 26th District Senator Boucher To Serve As Assistant Minority Leader

December 20, 2008

Boucher Named Ranking Senator on Transportation

February 10, 2014

Sen. Boucher: The Governor’s budget speech tinkers around the edges and ignores the real problem.

February 7, 2014

Senator Boucher Opening Day Remarks

November 25, 2013

Revive Economic Growth: Give Residents Reason for Hope

November 25, 2013

Legislature’s nonpartisan Office of Fiscal Analysis shows the State is in Serious Financial Trouble

July 3, 2013

2013 State Budget – An Open Door Can Work Wonders

June 17, 2013

Senator Boucher Appears on “Focus on Connecticut” [Video]

June 3, 2013

Emergency Certified State Budget- CT, A Land of Broken Promises

April 26, 2013

State Sen. Toni Boucher: Connecticut’s economy at risk [Danbury News-Times]

April 22, 2013

Finance Revenue and Bonding Committee Meeting Update

April 15, 2013

Senator Boucher Appears on “Focus on Connecticut” [Video]

February 13, 2013

Gov. Malloy’s Recommended Budget by the numbers

February 11, 2013

Bipartisanship or Brinkmanship?

December 19, 2012

Taking Connecticut on a road less traveled – “Living Within Its means”

November 21, 2012

A Bipartisan Solution is the Only Way out of Connecticut’s Fiscal Crisis.

May 9, 2012

Connecticut does have a spending problem, not a revenue problem.

January 20, 2012

A Year in Review

December 2, 2011

Capitol Round Up

October 21, 2011

Jackson Lab Hearing

July 29, 2011

The “Taxmanian” Devil

June 30, 2011

‘Senate Circle’ Budget chaos

May 4, 2011

“A Missed Opportunity to Move Connecticut in a positive Direction: You can’t tax yourself to Prosperity”

April 29, 2011

Senator Boucher’s Budget Presentation [PDF]

April 21, 2011

Republicans on Finance Committee Propose a No Tax Increase Budget Amendment Instead of the $1.9 billion Tax Increase Proposed by the Governor

April 21, 2011

Senator Boucher to Co-Host Town Hall Meeting in Ridgefield

April 19, 2011

No-Tax Increase Alternative Budget versus $1.9 Billion Tax Increase

April 7, 2011

Senator Boucher to Host Town Hall Meeting in Wesport

April 4, 2011

Your Taxpayer Dollars At Work?

April 1, 2011

Bethel Delegation takes the time to drill down into proposed State Budget

March 31, 2011

Wilton Delegation Hosts Town Hall on Budget Crisis

March 28, 2011

Senator Boucher to Host Town Hall Meeting in Bethel

March 24, 2011

Senator Toni Boucher: Expanding Government at a time of Fiscal Crisis?

March 18, 2011

Senator Boucher to Host Town Hall Meeting at Middlebrook School

November 21, 2010

The “Three Furies” Of Connecticut’s Ongoing Fiscal Crisis

June 22, 2010

The Folly Of “Kicking The Can Down The Road” As A State Budget Strategy

April 1, 2010

Connecticut’s Great Budget Saga Continues: Mounting Deficits Through 2014

March 5, 2010

Testimony of Senator Toni Boucher Regarding the Constitutional Spending Cap

February 19, 2010

The Courage To Bring Connecticut Back – We Did It Before And We Can Do It Again

January 29, 2010

Connecticut Has A Spending Problem . . . And A Borrowing Problem

December 30, 2009

Time To “Lead, Follow, Or Get Out Of The Way” (Thomas Paine)

December 16, 2009

No Way To Run A Business, A Household, Or The State Of Connecticut

September 1, 2009

Remarks by State Senator Toni Boucher Regarding Biennial State Budget

August 7, 2009

A Connecticut Worth Fighting For

July 21, 2009

The Only Choice We Have Left

June 30, 2009

Democratic Majority’s State Budget Plan Moves Connecticut in the Wrong Direction

June 11, 2009

2009 Legislative Session: Sine Die or A Short Intermission?

April 20, 2009

State Budget Process: A Better Educated Public Is A Better Served Public

March 20, 2009

Senator Boucher Supports Proposed Legislation To Expand General Assembly’s Economic Forecasting Efforts

March 13, 2009

New Canaan Informational State Budget Forum

March 4, 2009

State Representative Frey and Senator Boucher to Host Forum On Connecticut Budget Crisis March 16th At Ridgefield Public Library

February 19, 2009

State Representative Hetherington and Senator Boucher To Host Forum On Connecticut Budget Crisis March 1st At Wilton Public Library

February 6, 2009

Tough Times Call for Tough Measures

February 3, 2009

The Hard, Cold Fact About Connecticut’s State Budget

January 13, 2009

A New Year, A New Legislative Session, A New Budget and A New Role

March 25, 2014

UCONN Must Not Increase its Tuition

March 24, 2014

Republicans Not Giving Up On Common Core Moratorium [Hartford Courant]

January 30, 2014

Boucher: We may need to call a timeout on Common Core [Stamford Advocate]

January 30, 2014

“Too much at once is never a good idea.” – Sen. Toni Boucher

January 30, 2014

Malloy Would Delay Teacher Evaluations; State Won’t Spend $1M To Promote Common Core [CT News Junkie]

January 29, 2014

Sen. Boucher: Pressing Pause on Common Core

January 27, 2014

An Uncommon Education Overhaul – Common Core [Letter]

December 4, 2013

Sen. Boucher: Release the List

November 22, 2013

2013 Friend of the Gifted

November 19, 2013

Advocates for gifted kids cite Boucher [Westport News]

November 13, 2013

Senator Boucher Statement on Tabling the Issue of Limiting UCONN Credits

October 31, 2013

Sen. Boucher Honors CHET Advance Scholarship Winners!

October 23, 2013

Glitch in 2011 Malloy/union pact rips hole in CT public colleges’ budgets [Connecticut Mirror]

October 7, 2013

Westport and Weston Making the Grade

October 7, 2013

Are Tuition Costs at a Tipping Point?

August 26, 2013

Malloy administration asked chairman of state’s college system to step aside [Connecticut Mirror]

August 14, 2013

Sen. Boucher Statement on 2013 CMT and CAPT Test Scores

August 8, 2013

Who is Looking Out for the Students?

July 24, 2013

Sen. Boucher Tapped for School Construction Oversight Committee

July 1, 2013

Connecticut Kids Report Card Sen. Boucher: Data is the key to finding better solutions

June 14, 2013

Welcoming a New Leader to the Board of Regents for Higher Education

June 3, 2013

Sen. Toni Boucher along with Governor Malloy Honored as Children’s Champions [Photos]

June 3, 2013

Sen. Toni Boucher along with Governor Malloy Honored as Children’s Champions

June 1, 2013

Bill to allow Academically Advanced Students to get a Jump Start on a College Degree Passes Senate

June 1, 2013

Senate votes to phase in teacher reviews [Connecticut Post]

May 31, 2013

Sen. Boucher Helps Usher Education Bills through Senate

May 29, 2013

Senator Boucher Works to Gain Bipartisan Passage of School Safety Legislation

May 23, 2013

Education Update

May 17, 2013

Regents name Gray new system president [Connecticut Post]

May 17, 2013

Restore School Transportation Funding

May 16, 2013

Statement on the new President of the Board of Regents for Higher Education

April 29, 2013

Top Ranked CT Schools

April 18, 2013

Board of Regents for Higher Education Bill

March 26, 2013

Malloy may lose authority to hire, fire regents president [Waterbury Republican-American]

March 21, 2013

Sen. Boucher Statement Regarding the Board of Regents

March 13, 2013

Rally at WCSU – Sen. Boucher joined students over proposed tuition and fee increases

March 13, 2013

Bill to allow Academically Advanced Students to get a Jump Start on a College Passes Education Committee

February 20, 2013

Academically Gifted Students may be able to get a Jump Start on a College Degree

February 5, 2013

Five early childhood agencies to become one [Norwalk Citizen]

January 25, 2013

State Sen. Toni Boucher, R-26, has been named co-chair of a group charged with examining school safety. [New Canaan Patch]

November 30, 2012

Sen. Boucher Denounces Higher Education Unvouchered Accommodation Accounts

October 16, 2012

Higher Education Board of Regents Debacle

October 15, 2012

Sen. Boucher statement on Higher Education announcements

October 10, 2012

Boucher statement re: Meotti raise issue

June 13, 2012

UCONN Bioscience Project breaks ground

May 29, 2012

Sen. Boucher joins Gov. Malloy and U.S. Secretary of Education Duncan at the announcement granting NCLB Waiver to Connecticut

May 8, 2012

Senator Toni Boucher (R-Wilton) released the following statement today re: on SB 24 AN ACT CONCERNING EDUCATIONAL REFORM.

May 6, 2012

Senator Boucher Statement RE: 5312, AN ACT CREATING A PROCESS FOR FAMILY CHILD CARE PROVIDERS AND PERSONAL CARE ATTENDANTS TO COLLECTIVELY BARGAIN WITH THE STATE

May 3, 2012

Senate Bill to Prepare Next Generation Teachers

April 28, 2012

Sen. Boucher Honored for Tireless Efforts for Children

April 5, 2012

Is Education Reform on Life Support and Can it be Resuscitated?

March 27, 2012

State Senator Toni Boucher released the following statement today re: Changes made to the Governor’s Education Reform Bill, SB 24 by the leadership of the Education Committee.

March 12, 2012

Notes from the District…Education Reform Dominates the Discussion

March 2, 2012

Teachers Voice Concerns Over Education Reform Plan [The Daily Westport]

March 2, 2012

Westport teachers say education reform plans fail to make the grade [Westport News]

February 23, 2012

Small School Districts Unfairly Targeted in Far Reaching Education Reform Bill- Forces Them to Regionalize

February 15, 2012

Six Groups Put Together Education Agenda of Their Own [CTNewsJunkie]

February 10, 2012

Lawmakers ready to tackle education reform ideas [Associated Press]

February 6, 2012

Senator Boucher Statement On Charter School Funding

February 1, 2012

Statement On Education Reform

February 1, 2012

Education, is Connecticut losing its competitive edge?

January 3, 2012

Senator Toni Boucher (R-Wilton) statement on education reform given the release of the Connecticut Education Association report:

December 2, 2011

Capitol Round Up

October 14, 2011

Sen. Boucher joins Higher Ed. Leaders in endorsing ‘Race to the Top’ grant

October 4, 2011

No Child Left Behind Waiver

August 17, 2011

State Senator Toni Boucher Reappointed to Committee to Review Eligible School Projects

May 26, 2011

Creating a Safe School Environment Conducive to Learning: Students should feel safe from Bullies in school and on line

May 13, 2011

Important Step Forward for the Children of Connecticut

April 8, 2011

Education Committee Report: “More homework needs to be done”

March 22, 2011

Connecticut’s Teacher Tenure and Layoff Policies Need Reform

February 15, 2011

Uconn Health Center Stem Cell and Genome Building Dedication

January 7, 2011

Opening day and committee assignments for the 2011 Legislative Session

September 14, 2010

Back To School Message: A Quality Educational System Is A Key Indicator Of Economic Health

July 26, 2010

Senator Boucher Honored With ConnCAN Tip Of The Cap Award

March 26, 2010

Sen. Boucher Presents Awards to Winners of Wilton Middle School Essay Contest

February 25, 2010

Sen. Boucher & Rep. Frey Applaud Federal Funds For Ridgefield Public Schools Water Project

October 2, 2009

Sen. Boucher Opposes $1 Billion In New Taxes & $2 Billion In Borrowing

September 23, 2009

Senator Boucher Applauds Stimulus Funding For Special Education

April 15, 2009

Senator Boucher Hosts Wilton Students’ Visit To State Capitol

March 24, 2009

Sen. Boucher Supports State Mandate Relief For School Districts

December 20, 2008

Boucher Named Ranking Senator on Transportation

April 7, 2014

Metro-North: A Decade of Defects [CT Post]

March 14, 2014

Sen. Boucher Statement on Operation Deep Dive Report of Metro North by the Federal Railroad Administration

March 6, 2014

Hands off money for rail fixes [Connecticut Post]

March 5, 2014

Metro-North Releases Plan For Improvements [Hartford Courant]

March 5, 2014

Holding New Metro North Leadership’s Feet to Fire

February 28, 2014

Lawmakers Vent At Metro-North Brass [Hartford Courant]

February 28, 2014

Metro North pledges plan of action [WTNH]

February 28, 2014

Metro-North officials: Timeliness interfered with safety [CT Mirror]

February 24, 2014

Latest Location Of Metro-North Woes: Danbury

February 19, 2014

Statement on NTSB recommendations to Metro North

February 4, 2014

Wilton Delegation Meets with Constituents at League of Women Voters Breakfast

February 4, 2014

Money to improve Metro North infrastructure [WTNH.com]

February 4, 2014

Sen. Boucher on Metro North [Capitol Report]

February 4, 2014

Legislators demand feds help fast-track Metro-North upgrades

February 3, 2014

Sen. Boucher: We believe that that federal intervention may be required to address this dire situation

February 3, 2014

Metro North Has Lost Credibility [Letter]

January 27, 2014

Boucher renews call for Metro-North oversight board following stranding of passengers in Westport [Minuteman News Center]

January 27, 2014

Metro-North screeches to a halt [Connecticut Post]

January 24, 2014

Metro North Meltdown – Governors need to come together with federal authorities

January 23, 2014

Sen. Boucher: “A commuter customer service pledge without sanctions for failure to deliver is one with little benefit.”

January 23, 2014

Commuters: Metro-North bill of rights doesn’t go far enough [Connecticut Post]

January 9, 2014

Reorganized Metro-North panel off to rocky start [Associated Press]

January 8, 2014

Sen. Boucher: Permut resigning is the culmination of complete negligence and no accountability on this rail line.

January 7, 2014

Metro-North President Will Retire From Trouble-Plagued Railroad

January 3, 2014

Metro-North Failed To Report Incident After Woman Killed By Train [Hartford Courant]

January 2, 2014

Sen. Boucher Requests Metro-North Oversight Board

December 20, 2013

Metro-North Workers Falsify Time Sheets: NYT

December 18, 2013

Conn. legislative committee voices concerns about recent Metro-North woes; suggest new vendor [Daily Journal]

December 18, 2013

Sen. Boucher: Scrutinizes Metro North’s Track Record

December 18, 2013

Metro-North Assures Malloy It Is Making Progress On Safety [Hartford Courant]

December 16, 2013

Train Fares Set to Increase

December 5, 2013

Local lawmaker calls for more rail line oversight

December 3, 2013

Boucher to Administration: Return the $91 million raided from Special Transportation Fund

December 2, 2013

Boucher Calls for Immediate Scrutiny of Shared Equipment on Train Lines

November 21, 2013

Boucher Statement on Long Time Commuter Advocate Stepping Down from Post

November 15, 2013

Sen. Boucher: Improvements to Danbury branch line welcome; Commuters to benefit

October 31, 2013

Sen. Boucher: It is ConEd’s Responsibility to Reimburse Commuters

October 28, 2013

Sen. Boucher: It is ConEd’s Responsibility to Reimburse Commuters

October 3, 2013

Boucher: Metro-North crisis has deep implications

October 1, 2013

Metro-North Train Crisis Raises Serious Questions

September 26, 2013

Metro North Train Crisis

September 25, 2013

Train service to pick up on Danbury line [Danbury News-Times]

August 28, 2013

Banned rig crash nothing new to Parkway [Greenwich Time]

August 26, 2013

Commuter advocacy watchdog council still lacks members [Greenwich Time]

August 19, 2013

Sen. Boucher statement on Transportation Legisation

June 26, 2013

Sen. Boucher: Transform CT Strives to Pave the Way for Connecticut’s Transportation Future

June 3, 2013

Transportation Ranking Members and Area Legislators Help Advance Transportation Bill through Senate

May 24, 2013

Controversial Proposals Dominate in the State Legislature

May 18, 2013

Metro-North train collision update

March 21, 2013

Sen. Boucher Statement Regarding Tolls

March 20, 2013

TRAIN BOARD JUMPING TRACKS [Waterbury Republican-American]

March 7, 2013

Proposals For Highway Tolls Creep Ahead On Partisan Vote [Hartford Courant]

March 6, 2013

State Sen. Toni Boucher: Will the reintroduction of tolls take a toll on commuters? [Danbury News-Times]

March 5, 2013

Senator Boucher’s statement on deadly Westport intersection

February 28, 2013

Will the Reintroduction of Tolls take a Toll on Connecticut Commuters?

February 27, 2013

Lawmakers disagree on tolls as source of new revenue [New London Day]

February 14, 2013

Lawmakers Seek Ways To Improve Waterbury, Danbury Rail Lines [Hartford Courant]

February 14, 2013

DOT Announces Plans to Install Gates at Long Ridge Road Railroad Crossing [DOT]

February 6, 2013

Up Grading the Danbury Branch Train Line should be a Top Priority

February 5, 2013

Push is on to electrify Danbury rail line [Norwalk Citizen]

February 1, 2013

Southwestern Connecticut Lawmakers Urge State to make Up Grading the Danbury Line a Top Priority

January 7, 2013

As rail projects stall, questions arise [Danbury News Times]

September 24, 2012

Sen. Boucher: Location of New Stamford Parking Garage Raised Questions at Recent DOT Public Meeting

September 21, 2012

Letter to Transportation Assistant Director in charge of DOT Stamford Parking lot project.

April 28, 2012

Sen. Boucher Fights the Reintroduction of Tolls

April 18, 2012

Train commute could get costly [WTNH]

February 6, 2012

“Keep Transportation Fees for Transportation Needs”- ONLY

January 23, 2012

Senator Toni Boucher (R-Wilton) statement on Customer Service Pledge released by the State Department of Transportation:

January 23, 2012

Tolls or Taxes? How To Fund Transportation Infrastructure [CT News Junkie]

December 15, 2011

COMMUTER FARE RATE INCREASE TO BEGIN JANUARY 1, 2012

December 2, 2011

Capitol Round Up

September 30, 2011

Senate Transportation Leaders Oppose Bus and Rail Fare Hikes

September 12, 2011

Traffic Alert

August 25, 2011

Senator Toni Boucher: Redeker is a breath of fresh air

August 22, 2011

Sen. Boucher: Rail Passengers’ Bill of Rights Will Protect Commuters

August 12, 2011

DOT to Hold Public Meeting Regarding 7/22 Stalled Train

July 25, 2011

Senator Toni Boucher R- Wilton, ranking member of the Transportation Committee statement in response to Friday’s Metro North fiasco

March 21, 2011

Second Set of New M-8 Rail Cars Enters Service On the New Haven Line [CT DOT]

March 1, 2011

New Rail Cars Ready to Roll!

March 1, 2011

New Rail Cars Ready to Roll!

February 14, 2011

Rail cars show their wear as weather related equipment failures cut service

January 7, 2011

Opening day and committee assignments for the 2011 Legislative Session

November 16, 2010

After Decades of Neglect, Transportation Infrastructure Took Center Stage in Rell Administration

October 27, 2010

Senator Boucher Announces Opening Of Newly Renovated Wilton Train Station

October 4, 2010

Senator Boucher Opposes MTA Plans To Change Metro-North Ticket Policies

October 4, 2010

Senator Boucher Opposes MTA Plans To Change Metro-North Ticket Policies

July 8, 2010

“Tax Policy, Business Costs and Ease of Commute Critical to Job Growth: The Third Leg of the Economic Stool is Transportation”

April 27, 2010

Senator Boucher Joins Effort To Move Mass Transit Improvements Forward

February 18, 2010

Senator Boucher Welcomes Spotlight On Norwalk/Danbury Branch Line

October 6, 2009

Senator Boucher & Area Elected Officials Set Record Straight On Route 7

September 9, 2009

Senator Boucher Questions Validity Of Super 7 Survey

July 28, 2009

Statement by Senator Toni Boucher re July 28, 2009 groundbreaking ceremony at Cannondale Train Station in Wilton

May 20, 2009

Statement to the CT Public Transportation Commission, May 19, 2009

April 23, 2009

Does Light Rail Make Sense For Connecticut?

April 17, 2009

Sen. Boucher Supports Funding For Local Train Station Improvements

March 31, 2009

Sen. Boucher Says Electronic Border Tolls Not Supported In Her District

March 10, 2009

Senator Boucher Calls For Feasibility Study Of Light Rail Service In Connecticut

March 4, 2009

Sen. Boucher Calls For Allowing Disposal Of Land Acquired For Super 7

February 25, 2009

Senator Boucher Applauds Fairfield County Support For Proposed Improvement Of Norwalk/Danbury Train Line

January 23, 2009

Senator Boucher Praises Appointment Of Gail Lavielle Of Wilton To Connecticut Public Transportation Commission

January 21, 2009

Past, Present and Future of Danbury Branch Line

December 20, 2008

Boucher Named Ranking Senator on Transportation