John Hampton
At the Capitol:
Legislative Office Building, Room 5007
Hartford, CT 06106-1591
(860) 240-8568 | 1-800-842-8267
John.Hampton@cga.ct.gov
In the District:
9 Knoll Lane
Weatogue, CT 06089

Current News & Issues

June 5, 2015
REP. HAMPTON APPLAUDS HOUSE PASSAGE OF YOUTH SUICIDE BILL
A proposal aimed at curbing youth suicide passed the House of Representatives Tuesday night. Simsbury State Representative John K. Hampton, co-author of the bill explains it establishes a Youth Suicide Advisory Board, within the Department of Children and Families (DCF), which shall be a coordinating source for youth suicide prevention. READ MORE
May 21, 2015
REP. HAMPTON ENCOURAGES SENIORS & ELIGIBLE VETERANS TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF FREE PASSES TO STATE PARKS & BEACHES
State Representative John K. Hampton is encouraging seniors and veterans with disabilities to take advantage of free passes to Connecticut state parks available from DEEP. READ MORE
May 14, 2015
HOUSE & SENATE PASS BILLS TO AID VETERANS
Simsbury’s State Representative John K. Hampton hailed recent House and Senate passage of veteran-friendly legislation. READ MORE
May 14, 2015
LEADING THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY’S PLEDGE AGAINST USE OF THE "R"-WORD AS AN IDD CAUCUS FOUNDING MEMBER
VIDEO
May 7, 2015
CELEBRATING EARTH DAY ON THE STEPS OF THE STATE CAPITOL, APRIL 2015
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April 24, 2015
EVERSOURCE FACILITY CLOSING OPPOSED
Simsbury Officials Say Town Would Be Hurt By Company's Plan To Shut Down Work Center
Democratic State Rep. John Hampton (Simsbury) said it has helped to have Eversource employees nearby who have familiarity with the town they are assisting. The loss of property tax revenue would also greatly affect the town, he said. “As we know all too well, many of our towns already struggle with high property taxes and the closure could also have a substantial negative effect on the town’s mill rate,” Hampton said. READ MORE
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