Pension Agreement Will Stabilize State’s Finances

January 24, 2017

On a bipartisan vote, the legislature’s Appropriations Committee approved an agreement between the executive branch and state employee bargaining units that will help stabilize the state’s long term pension payment obligations.

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Perone Takes Lead Role on Transportation Policy

January 13, 2017

Chris Perone has been assigned by Speaker of the House Joe Aresimowicz to take a lead role on transportation issues for the House Democrats.

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Sikorsky Long-Term Deal Approved

September 28, 2016

State Representative Chris Perone (D-Norwalk) is pleased the General Assembly has approved a deal that Sikorsky Aircraft, which has made its home in Stratford since 1929, will remain here until at least 2032. “I am grateful and proud that this initiative has been passed in both chambers which will save thousands of jobs throughout Connecticut, including jobs in Norwalk and throughout the state,” said Rep. Perone. “This is very good news for our state and local economies, and it is vital to ensuring a positive, economic future for the state of Connecticut.”

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Fertility Coverage Measure Updated

June 10, 2016

Rep. Perone lauds a change reported by the Connecticut Insurance Department to cover medically necessary infertility treatment for women over 40 years of age, fully implementing legislation he previously championed through the legislature.

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