Category Archives: #TeamTony

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

Former Gov. M. Jodi Rell, the 87th Governor of Connecticut and the second woman to hold the position in the state’s history, is endorsing State Sen. Tony Hwang in his re-election bid. "Tony's commitment to the people in the communities he represents is unmatched," Rell said.  "He is passionate about passing policies which improve the…
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A Renewed Commitment to Community

Name-calling. Vitriol. Personal attacks. You see it every day these days in State Capitols and in Washington, DC. Compassion might seem to be in short supply. Division? Division seems to be everywhere. For anyone out there who has lost hope, let me tell you about the Connecticut residents that I interact with every day: These are…
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Letter to the Editor: Al Diguido

To the Editor: I do not routinely write letters to the editor of newspapers, but I have grown incredibly tired of the rhetoric and rancor in politics. It is evident that politicians spend more time catering to their individual agendas rather than being true representatives, serving the needs of the often touted “American People.” I…
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Senator Tony Hwang Endorsed by National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB)

State Senator Tony Hwang announced that the National Federation for Independent Business (NFIB) has endorsed his candidacy for re-election to the States 28th senatorial district. NFIB is the leading small business association in the nation with thousands of members in Connecticut representing a cross-section of the state's economy. For more than 75 years, NFIB has…
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Tony Hwang Endorsed by the Connecticut Independent Party for State Senate

State Senator Tony Hwang of the 28th State Senate district has received the endorsement of Independent Party of Connecticut and will now appear on both the Republican and Independent Party ballot line in the November 6th election. “I am proud to be a Connecticut Republican that stands for fiscal accountability, emphasizing job growth and business…
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CT League of Conservation Voters Endorses Tony Hwang for Environmental Leadership

CONNECTICUT LEAGUE OF CONSERVATION VOTERS (CTLCV) ENDORSES TONY HWANG The Connecticut League of Conservation Voters (CTLCV) has endorsed Tony Hwang for re-election to the Connecticut State Senate.  CTLCV is a bipartisan, statewide, nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting Connecticut's environment. Hwang, a supporter and recognized champion of the environmental movement, recently received a 91% out of…
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Letter to the Editor: Jimmy Izzo

A Letter to the Editor of The Newtown Bee from Jimmy Izzo: Last June was a bittersweet day for myself when we decided to close down our family business after 27 years. I can point to many variables of what caused us to close Crossroads Hardware: the Amazon/Home Depot effect, higher costs and changing lifestyle habits.…
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Christina Hwang – Nomination Speech

My name is Christina Hwang and I am Tony Hwang’s daughter. After living in New York City working in finance for the past two years, I have embraced a firm optimist perspective; every week has the chance to be better than the last, rather than being bogged down in the negativity and the chaos of…
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Hwang Joins Peace Runners for Final Push Through New England

State Senator Tony Hwang joined kids and counselors at Wakeman Boys & Girls Club in Westport to welcome the Sri Chinmoy Peace Runners, who have been running all around North America, spreading their message of world peace and one-ness. On this last leg of the journey, the Peace Runners stopped in Westport before returning to…
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