Nicastro rallies for honor guards

IMG_7020State Representative Frank Nicastro (D-Bristol) speaks to veterans, advocates and a bipartisan coalition of lawmakers at a State Capitol rally to restore proposed cuts to the state budget for honor guards at veterans’ funerals. Nicastro, vice chairman of the Veterans Affairs Committee, vowed not to vote for a state budget unless the funding is restored. The legislature’s budget committees are expected to produce their budget proposals later this month.