Senate Majority Leader Bob Duff was joined by House Transportation Committee Chair Tony Guerra and Jim Chen from Tesla Motors to announce proposed legislation that permits manufacturers of electric vehicles to sell directly to consumers in Connecticut. Senate Bill 3, An Act Concerning the Licensing of New and Used Car Dealers would allow consumers to purchase electric cars without leaving the state.

Tesla Seeks Direct Lane to Consumers

February 9, 2016

We need to embrace companies that express a sincere desire to invest and create jobs in Connecticut. Telsa is an innovative company that will revolutionize transportation in the coming century. I’m proud to be a part of the effort that will allow Tesla in our state and create jobs.

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Evan Preston from ConnPIRG joined me at the press conference

Widening I-95 Won’t Ease Congestion

January 26, 2016

I held a press conference opposing the Governor's push to widen I-95 in Fairfield County. It's a misplaced priority at best and really more just a bad idea.

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Regional Transportation Committee

January 20, 2016

I am honored to have been selected by the Council of State Governments Eastern Regional Conference (CSG/ERC) to serve as a member of the ERC Transportation Policy Committee.

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Regionalism & Transportation Important To Economic Future

January 15, 2016

As we approach the February 3 convening of the 2016 General Assembly, I sat down with Cablevision’s Meet the Leaders host David Smith for a discussion on the importance of regionalism and transportation to Connecticut’s economic future.

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