Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Westbrook Letters

Letters • Published Oct. 21, 2020 08 a.m.

An Independent Thinker

I encourage voters in the 35th District, consisting of northern Westbrook, Killingworth and Clinton, to cast their votes for Christine Goupil for state representative.Christine will support ...

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Letters • Published Oct. 21, 2020 08 a.m.

A Positive Change

I am honored to support John May as the 35th District state representative for Clinton, Killingworth, and Westbrook. John’s candidacy represents a positive change for all of us in the Nov....

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Letters • Published Oct. 21, 2020 08 a.m.

Positive Economic Climate

I have been a registered Democrat since I was first able to vote, which was many years ago. I have always examined the candidates and have often split my ballot even at the presidential level. I...

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Letters • Published Oct. 21, 2020 08 a.m.

Honest and Effective

I am writing in support of State Senator Norm Needleman (D-33). He has first hand experience in both business and local government. He also led the effort to clamp down on Eversource. He is an...

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Letters • Published Oct. 21, 2020 08 a.m.

For the Right Reasons

I am writing to encourage voters to re-elect Norm Needleman (D) as state senator for the 33rd District, a legislator I truly admire for his character and competence. Norm is serving as state...

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Letters • Published Oct. 21, 2020 08 a.m.

Innovative, Creative and Business Savvy

It took very little time for State Senator Norm Needleman (D-33)’s leadership skills to be mobilized on behalf of the citizens of Connecticut. He assumed the helm of the Energy and...

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Letters • Published Oct. 21, 2020 08 a.m.

True Character

I am writing in support of my husband, John L. Hall III, who is running for the 35th House of Representatives District.You have read about his accomplishments in the newspaper. I want to...

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Letters • Published Oct. 14, 2020 08 a.m.

Has Always Stood Up

I am proud to support Devin Carney for re-election as our 23rd District state representative. He is a strong supporter of improving our local small businesses, local education, and non-profits. He ...

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Letters • Published Oct. 14, 2020 08 a.m.

Expertise in Spades

The year 2020 has delivered formidable challenges for our shoreline towns. Extraordinary times call for extraordinary people running for office. Setting ourselves up for a successful recovery from ...

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Letters • Published Oct. 14, 2020 08 a.m.

More Qualified to Serve

The voters in Clinton, Killingworth, and northern Westbrook, the 35th House District, will be voting for a new legislator to take the seat of retiring State Representative Jesse MacLachlan (R-35). ...

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Letters • Published Oct. 14, 2020 08 a.m.

Record Speaks for Itself

In November, I’ll be casting my vote for John Hall for 35th District state representative. John’s record speaks for itself. John has served our community for years fighting for...

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Letters • Published Oct. 14, 2020 08 a.m.

Public Had No Voice

I am writing in response to your article of Oct. 1 “Critics Claim Westbrook First Selectman Overstepped Authority.” I am appalled that Westbrook Republican town selectmen Noel Bishop ...

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Letters • Published Oct. 14, 2020 08 a.m.

Salt of the Earth

As a lifetime resident of Westbrook, I’ve known John Hall III my entire life. He is a “salt of the earth man” from a family of farmers who have been the backbone of our...

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Letters • Published Oct. 07, 2020 08 a.m.

Stands Up and Works

When the legislature abruptly ended the regular legislative session due to COVID-19, our state representative, Devin Carney (R-23), never stopped working and stepped up to assist his fellow...

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Letters • Published Oct. 07, 2020 08 a.m.

Record of Leadership

I write in support of John Hall for state representative for the 35th District. John is experienced and highly competent as a result of decades of involvement with Westbrook. He has been a Board...

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Letters • Published Oct. 07, 2020 08 a.m.

Integrity and Courage

I endorse Christine Goupil for state representative in the 35th District. With a professional background in project management and as former first-selectman and current Town Council member in...

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Letters • Published Oct. 07, 2020 08 a.m.

Cares About Constituents

As a senior who has been homebound with threats of COVID-19, I have appreciated the regular updates provided by State Senator Norm Needleman (D-33) to his constituents. Reports have been...

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Letters • Published Sep. 30, 2020 08 a.m.

Message of Fiscal Restraint

Many of our neighbors and local businesses are experiencing financial hardship brought on by the pandemic and resulting recession. The upcoming election will be critical in shaping the direction...

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Letters • Published Sep. 30, 2020 08 a.m.

Advocates for Taxpayers

As the Westbrook tax collector, many people talk to me about taxes and affordability. With the coronavirus pandemic, people are even more concerned about their household budgets. There is a worry...

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Letters • Published Sep. 23, 2020 08 a.m.

Best Interests in Mind

As a lifelong Westbrook resident, I am proud to see both Brendan Saunders and Devin Carney running for District 33 State Senate and 23rd District state representative. Both Brendan and Devin have...

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Letters • Published Sep. 23, 2020 08 a.m.

Right to Free Speech

The issue here is not whether one agrees with or disagrees with what former Westbrook fire chief Michael Jenkins posted p[“Westbrook Fire Chief Resigns Following Social Media Controversy,...

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Letters • Published Sep. 16, 2020 08 a.m.

Thoughtful Economic Development

A vote for Christine Goupil is a vote for economic development. From activity on the Clinton Town Council, to the Planning & Zoning Commission and her work on the Downtown Revitalization...

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Letters • Published Sep. 16, 2020 08 a.m.

People Ahead of Politics

I first met State Representative Devin Carney (R-23) when I contacted him to discuss my concerns with tolls and taxes. He responded quickly, listened carefully to my concerns, and we had a...

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Letters • Published Sep. 16, 2020 08 a.m.

Fighting for Us

Before Dave Rubino was living in Old Lyme, he was busy spreading American democratic ideals abroad as a human rights attorney. For example, Dave Rubino fought to eliminate human trafficking in...

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Letters • Published Sep. 09, 2020 08 a.m.

Understands the Area Economy

Our local economy is heavily reliant on summer tourism and boating, so it is vital that our local small businesses have the ability to thrive during this time.State Representative Devin...

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