Conn. House Speaker

Conn. Democratic jobs agenda
6:39 pm
Tue January 14, 2014

Conn. Democrats announce their state jobs agenda

Conn. House Speaker Brendan Sharkey
Credit Ebong Udoma/ file photo

In Connecticut, Democrats in the state legislature announced their jobs agenda on Tuesday. Republicans are skeptical the measures will pass in the 2014 session that begins next month.  

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Car Tax
6:27 pm
Thu September 12, 2013

Conn. House Speaker wants to end local car tax

Conn. House Speaker Brendan Sharkey (file photo)
Credit Ebong Udoma

Connecticut House Speaker Brendan Sharkey says legislation that would end municipal car taxes is on his agenda for next year's legislative session.  Sharkey announced his plans for the 2014 legislative session in Hartford on Thursday.

   

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Video Game Violence
9:53 am
Wed August 21, 2013

Conn. House Speaker: Video game makers should stop agreements with gun makers

Connecticut House Speaker Brendan Sharkey is urging video game makers to stop engaging in license agreements with gun manufacturers to promote guns in games.

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