Reps Weir and Kennedy Meet with Airport Authority, Discuss Ongoing Work and Challenges

Posted on December 5, 2023

On average, Bradley International Airport has between 200-250 flights coming in and out of the airport on a given day.

Yesterday, State Representative Kathy Kennedy and I were invited by the Connecticut Airport Authority to get a behind the scenes look into the work they’re doing and the ongoing challenges the authority faces.

Our discussions centered around the possibility of merging the Airport Authority with the Connecticut Port Authority, a recent study conducted of Brainard Airport and its viability,

My Thoughts: On Why Banning All New Gas Powered Cars By 2035 Does Not Add Up

Posted on November 27, 2023

On the eve of the Regulations Review Committee’s vote on whether to ban the sale of gasoline powered vehicles, I wanted to expound upon the informational posts I’ve been putting out.

Earlier this year, Governor Lamont and his designees signaled that they would support a ban on the sale of all new gasoline powered cars and trucks, effective 2035.  This journey of bad policy began with the 2004’s legislature, which then voted to adopt California’s emission standards for light duty vehicles.  In 2022,

State Rep. Weir Receives 100% Score for Supporting Pro-Business Initiatives

Posted on November 3, 2023

Lawmaker Recognized by Connecticut’s Leading Business Organization

HARTFORD – The Connecticut Business and Industry Association (CBIA) has recently released their ‘State House Voting Records’ annual report for 2023 and State Representative Steve Weir (R-55) has received a 100% score for his votes on key bills that impact Connecticut’s economic growth and business climate.

The Connecticut Business and Industry Association (CBIA) ranked all state lawmakers based on their support for the business community’s