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Small Business Saturday – November 28th

Posted on November 25, 2020 by Greg MacKinnon


Saturday, November 28, is Small Business Saturday. This is a day to “shop small” and support our local establishments. This is especially important this year because of the hardships our state’s businesses and their employees have faced during the COVID-19 outbreak. I highly encourage you to consider shopping locally for your goods and items.

Small Business Saturday was founded back in 2010 by American Express and has been co-sponsored by the U.S. Small Businesses Administration since 2011.

How can

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A Thanksgiving Message from Rep. David Wilson…

Posted on November 20, 2020 by Greg MacKinnon


>>>Click here<<< to read Rep. Wilson’s joint statement with fellow Reps. Mastrofrancesco, Dauphinais, France, and State Sen. Sampson.

Dear Friends and Neighbors,

I wish you and your family a happy Thanksgiving. This uniquely American holiday represents so much to so many across our great country. This year, in the face of adversity, I am humbly requesting that you celebrate this important holiday with family – as it is your Constitutional Right to do so.

No government body or official can infringe

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Wilson, Miner Applaud Grant Allocations to Bethlehem, Litchfield, Morris, Woodbury

Posted on November 10, 2020 by Greg MacKinnon


Litchfield – State Rep. David T. Wilson (R-Litchfield), and State Senator Craig Miner (R-Litchfield) applauded a slate of grants that were recently allocated to towns in the Northwest Corner including, Bethlehem, Litchfield, Morris and Woodbury. The grants are coming as part of an $11 million Small Town Economic Assistance Program (STEAP) allocation to 94 small towns across the state.

“I am grateful for the STEAP grants that will benefit my fellow residents in our rural corner of the state. This

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Wilson Applauds the Allocation of $15 Million for Workforce Development

Posted on October 26, 2020 by Greg MacKinnon


HARTFORD – Rep. David Wilson (R-Litchfield) applauded a recent announcement that the state has allocated $15 million from its Coronavirus Relief Fund, a portion of which will go directly to the Northwest Regional Workforce Investment Board, to statewide workforce development programs. Funding will be used for innovative job training. The ultimate goals of the initiative are to connect these newly-trained workers with in-demand jobs and drive down unemployment.

“This is the type of investment that

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PURA Public Hearings on Electric Companies’ Responses to Storm Isaias

Posted on October 16, 2020 by Greg MacKinnon


In August, PURA initiated docket 20-08-03 to review the electric distribution companies’ responses to Storm Isaias. Three public hearings have been scheduled through online Zoom calls.

Any member of the public wishing to speak may do so by registering through the following web links: