Category Archives: Blog

Hartford Business Journal Spotlights DNB

DePino, Nuñez, & Biggs is excited to share the news of Paul Nuñez and Melissa Biggs becoming partners with the readers of the Hartford Business Journal. Hartford gov’t relations firm promotes partners, changes name 4/1/2015 Hartford lobbying and public relations firm DePino Associates said it has promoted two key staffers to partners and added their…
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DNB, formerly DePino Associates

DePino Associates is happy to announce Paul Nuñez and Melissa Biggs have been named Partners. DePino Associates is now DePino, Nuñez, & Biggs. Paul and Melissa have been working together at DePino Associates for several years with great dedication and working as a team have been able to provide our clients with great successes. We…
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What to Watch for in 2015

We've all heard about the difficult biennial budget, the Governor's big transportation initiative and the fact that we have three new leaders heading up the legislative caucuses. Governor Malloy has made several promises during the course of his campaign that he would not raise taxes, now he is looking at a projected 182.3 million deficit.…
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The Rise of Republicans

Democrats have held a super majority in the House since the early 2000s, despite a highly popular Republican Governor. Governor Rell's favor ability never fell under 60% but that support never extended to the legislative races. At one point there was only 37 Republicans in the 151 member house. In the past four years the…
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A Guide to the CT Legislature

Connecticut’s General Assembly is considered a part time legislature. The legislature convenes for five months on odd numbered years, and for three months in the even numbered years. The entire General Assembly is up for election on even numbered years, there are 151 House members and 36 members of the Senate. The General Assembly has…
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