Category Archives: Endorsements

State’s Largest Business Organization Endorses Tony Hwang for CT Senate

State’s Largest Business Organization Endorses Tony Hwang for CT Senate

The Connecticut Business & Industry Association (CBIA), the state’s largest business organization, has endorsed TonyHwang for election to the state Senate, representing the 28th District. “It’s critical to elect legislators who will make the tough decisions necessary to improve the economy, grow jobs, invest in transportation, and make Connecticut a better place to do business,” said Joe Brennan, CBIA executive… Continue Reading

David Walker: Connecticut Needs Tony Hwang to Lead Economic Transformation

By Hon. David M. Walker, Former U.S. Comptroller General As a former U.S. Comptroller General and Chairman of the Independent Audit Oversight Committee for the United Nations, I have earned a national and international reputation as a truth teller, problem solver, and transformational change agent. Based on my extensive study of the current financial condition… Continue Reading

Proactive Environmental Leadership Earns Tony Hwang CTLCV Endorsement for State Senate

Proactive Environmental Leadership Earns Tony Hwang CTLCV Endorsement for State Senate

Citing his “proactive and exemplary leadership role,” the bipartisan Connecticut League of Conservation Voters (CTLCV) has endorsed Tony Hwang for the 28th Senate District race. “Tony Hwang has been a champion at the Connecticut State Legislature on behalf of the environment on many issues and he deserves our support,” said Lori Brown, CTLCV executive director.… Continue Reading

Former Connecticut Governor M. Jodi Rell Endorses Tony Hwang for State Senate

Former Connecticut Governor M. Jodi Rell Endorses Tony Hwang for State Senate

M. Jodi Rell, the 87th Governor of Connecticut and the second woman to hold the position in the state’s history, didn’t mince words in her endorsement of Tony Hwang for state Senate, calling the three-term representative “one of the best” public servants she knows. “The best public servant is the one who is in touch… Continue Reading

Metro-North Commuter Advocate Jim Cameron Endorses Tony Hwang for State Senate

Metro-North Commuter Advocate Jim Cameron Endorses Tony Hwang for State Senate

To The Editor: For almost 20 years I have been an advocate for commuters on Metro-North, first on the CT Metro-North Rail Commuter Council and more recently in a new, independent organization, The Commuter Action Group. Recognizing that the future of this vital public service depends on bipartisan cooperation, I have called for all candidates running for elected office… Continue Reading

Representative Tony Hwang Receives Unanimous Support from GOP Town Committees of Fairfield, Easton, Weston, Westport and Newtown to Secure the 28th State Senate Convention Nomination

Representative Tony Hwang Receives Unanimous Support from GOP Town Committees of Fairfield, Easton, Weston, Westport and Newtown to Secure the 28th State Senate Convention Nomination

Current 134th District State Representative Tony Hwang received unanimous delegate support from the Republican Town Committees (RTC) of Fairfield, Easton, Weston, Westport and Newtown. He earned the 28th State Senate Nomination at the convention that was held at Staples Elementary School in Easton, CT. The convention delegates’ unanimous vote represented the conviction of those town… Continue Reading

Hwang To Run For State Senate, Endorsed By Mckinney

Hwang To Run For State Senate, Endorsed By Mckinney

Hwang To Run For State Senate, Endorsed By Mckinney Surrounded by almost 100 friends and supporters, State Representative Tony Hwang (R-134th) announced his intention to run for the 28th District State Senate. Current State Senator John McKinney is vacating the seat he has held for 16 years to run for CT state governor. In his… Continue Reading

Tony Hwang Endorsed by Connecticut Business & Industry Association (CBIA) for State Representative

Tony Hwang Endorsed by Connecticut Business & Industry Association (CBIA) for State Representative

The Connecticut Business & Industry Association (CBIA), the largest, most representative business organization in the state with 10,000 member companies, has endorsed Tony Hwang for re-election to the state House of Representatives, representing the 134th District – Fairfield and Trumbull. Connecticut’s continuing slow recovery from the recession makes it incumbent upon policymakers to focus their… Continue Reading