Douglas McCrory
At the Capitol:
Legislative Office Building, Room 4053
Hartford, CT 06106-1591
(860) 240-8585 | 1-800-842-8267
Douglas.McCrory@cga.ct.gov
In the District:
235 Blue Hills Avenue
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 560-0242

Current News & Issues

July 10, 2015
REP. MCCRORY ON-HAND FOR “SECOND CHANCE SOCIETY” BILL SIGNING
Rep. McCrory was glad to be present when Governor Dannel Malloy signed what has come to be known as the “Second Chance Society Bill” into law. The legislation helps nonviolent offenders reenter society and calls for reduced penalties for drug possession. READ MORE

Rep. Doug McCrory

July 1, 2015
REP. MCRORY APPLAUDS NEW ELECTION MONITOR FOR CAPITAL CITY
Rep. McCrory and the rest of the Hartford House delegation are pleased that an election monitor will serve the City of Hartford until January 1, 2017. This election monitor will be charged with detecting and preventing any problems concerning election management and procedure and will report any issues directly to the Secretary of the State. READ MORE

Rep. Doug McCrory

June 30, 2015
REP. MCCRORY REMARKS ON ‘EXCESSIVE FORCE BILL’ IN THE HOUSE CHAMBER
Rep. McCrory urged his colleagues in the state House of Representatives to vote in favor of the Excessive Use of Force bill, which includes measures that promote police body cameras and asks police departments to develop a plan to recruit minority officers.

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June 16, 2015
ENORMOUS CAR TAX SAVINGS FOR HARTFORD RESIDENTS
Rep. McCrory is pleased that Hartford residents can expect to see lower car taxes in the coming years. The car tax has been one of the most regressive taxes in the state of Connecticut, with Hartford car-owners currently paying 74.29 mills on their car taxes. A new statewide car tax mill rate cap will save Hartford families hundreds of dollars each year. READ MORE

May 30, 2015
REP. MCCRORY SERVES AS KEYNOTE SPEAKER AT UCONN HEALTH’S AETNA HEALTH PROFESSIONS PARTNERSHIP INITIATIVE DOCTORS ACADEMY CEREMONY
Rep. McCrory was honored to serve as the keynote speaker at the 2015 Academic Year Closing and Recognition Ceremony for the UConn Health Center’s Aetna Health Professions Partnership Initiative- Junior Doctors Academy. The programs (Great Explorations, Jumpstart 9th, Jumpstart 10th, Junior Doctors Academy, and Senior Doctors Academy) are for 8th-12th grade students interested in medicine, dental medicine or biomedical research. READ MORE

Rep. Doug McCrory

May 29, 2015
CHANGING THE MIND-SET
We have spent the last couple of years talking about policing in the black community. From the death of Trayvon Martin to the recent deaths and riots that have polarized television, radio, the internet and water cooler conversations. We continue to talk about how minorities are treated by police officers and the perceived “police state” that many people, especially African-Americans, feel they live under. READ MORE

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