MERIDEN - Sen. Len Suzio (at right) sits with area taxpayers Bill Valintas (left) and Mike DeFeo (center) during Suzio’s Apr. 28 Coffee Hour at Dunkin’ Donuts in Meriden. Suzio successfully worked to block a state-funded study of a potential state Mileage Tax and recently joined Republicans at the State Capitol to unveil an alternative no tax hike state budget plan which increases education funding. Those who could not attend the coffee hour may send questions to Len.Suzio@cga.ct.gov or call 800-842-1421. Suzio represents Cheshire, Meriden, Middlefield, Middletown and Rockfall. On the web: www.SenatorSuzio.com .