Bradley Airport Enters Casino Game

October 21, 2015

The Connecticut Airport Authority is proposing a casino at Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks, as developers of a competing casino in Springfield have scaled back their plan. The authority is looking to host a casino that the operators of Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun want to open in the capital region, under a state-sanctioned process.

Rep. Peggy Sayers, who represents Windsor Locks and Windsor, said the proposal is worth a closer look. “Obviously, it brings jobs to the area and, for the town, it expands the tax base,” Sayers said.

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Creating Jobs and Growing Businesses

October 7, 2015

Small businesses are truly the backbone of our state economy. The Connecticut Supplier Connection will help our small businesses grow by giving them the opportunity to trade and partner with large companies.

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Boosting Our Economic Competitiveness

June 30, 2015

I championed a new initiative to help spur economic growth in Connecticut. This initiative is the Commission on Economic Competitiveness which will analyze the state’s business tax policy climate and develop policies that promote economic growth.

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Funding For Riverfront Development OKd

May 6, 2015

State Representatives Joseph Serra and Matthew Lesser and Senators Paul Doyle and Dante Bartolomeo have announced that the State Bond Commission is expected to authorize $2.6 million for riverfront redevelopment efforts at its next meeting on May, 11 2015.

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