Butler Lauds Affordable Housing Bill Passage

June 9, 2017

Rep. Larry Butler, House chairman of the Housing Committee, on Friday praised the Senate’s passage of an affordable housing bill that he called historic legislation. The bill, passed previously by the House, goes to Gov. Dannel Malloy for his signature.

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House Approves New Opioid Legislation

May 31, 2017

We have been making steady progress in dealing with Connecticut’s opioid crisis, but we still have a long way to go. Legislation we passed today that I championed is another step in the right direction.

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Honoring Waterbury Lives Lost In Tragedy

April 25, 2017

I was honored to host Waterbury’s 30th anniversary observance of the tragic L’Ambiance Plaza building collapse in Bridgeport that claimed the lives of 28 workers, including many from Waterbury. The names of those who lost their lives were read at the observance today at Veterans Memorial Hall in City Hall in Waterbury.

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Butler Joins Groups Opposing Program Cuts

March 24, 2017

Rep. Larry Butler joined his legislative colleagues and advocates of Connecticut's community action agency network to oppose Governor Dannel Malloy's proposed cuts in the state's human services programs and President Trump's proposed cuts in federal programs.

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