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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Standing Up for Windham Hospital

July 9, 2015

Late last week, Sen. Mae Flexer, Rep. Susan Johnson and I held a press conference outside Windham Hospital alongside current and former hospital employees protesting Hartford Healthcare’s proposed service and position cuts at our own Windham Hospital.

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Statement On Hallmark Center Closing

July 8, 2015

I am saddened to hear of Hallmark's decision to streamline its operations. This is a huge loss for the Enfield community.

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