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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Godfrey Discusses Issues With CT-N

February 3, 2016

In a wide-ranging interview by CT-N on the opening day of the 2016 legislative session, Representative Bob Godfrey gives his views of the issues that legislators will have to face this year.

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Small Business Roundtable

February 1, 2016

A continuing dialogue with Stamford business is so important...I was so pleased to join Sen. Chris Murphy and Mayor David Martin for a conversation with local businesses.

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Small Business Portal

January 12, 2016

I joined the Mayor's Office, Thomas Madden, Jackie Lightfield, Jack Condlin and community members for the launch of the city's new Small Business Portal. This new website provides useful tips on city and state incentives for businesses, licensing and permit information, and resources for starting, growing, and managing your business.

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