Tony Guerrera

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Connecticut Senate Passes Budget Minutes Before Deadline

The vote came about a half-hour before the midnight adjournment Wednesday.


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Calls Grow For Tolls At Connecticut Borders

Better car mileage has led to a reduction in the amount of money collected from the state’s gas tax, prompting lawmakers to search for a new funding source to pay for much-needed highway and bridge repairs.


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Connecticut Pol To Propose Electronic Highway Tolls

State Rep. Tony Guerrera said all income from electronic tolls would have to be used strictly for highway reconstruction and repairs.


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Conn. Lawmakers Want Your Insurance Co. To Know When You Drive Distracted

Frustrated by drivers who ignore Connecticut’s ban on talking and texting on hand-held cellphones, some state legislators want insurance companies to know when their customers break the law.


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Limited Highway Tolls Bill Passes Connecticut Committee

A bill that would allow for tolls to return to some Connecticut highways cleared a key legislative hurdle Friday.