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Branford Letters

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

Will Protect Taxpayers

As our state once again faces the prospect of billion-dollar deficits for the foreseeable future, it is imperative that Branford is represented in Hartford by those who will protect taxpayers. We...

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

Energetic and Informed Leadership

GAs a proud member of the small business community of Branford, I enthusiastically endorse Christine Cohen for another term as 12th District state senator.As the owner of Cohen’s...

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

Fought for the Residents

I am an RTM member representing the Fourth District in the Town of Branford. I was fortunate enough to serve on the governing body for the Town of Branford with State Representative Robin Comey (D-...

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

Determination and Zeal

In sharp contrast to her opponent Marc Riccio, State Representative Robin Comey (D-102) is the highly qualified, experienced leader; she is intelligent and compassionate, a good listener and quick ...

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

Would Be a Shame

The former Daniel Cosgrove property at 99 Todds Hill Road is for sale. There are very few pieces of property this nice left in town. It would be a shame to see that beautiful property turned into...

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

A Longtime Advocate

As a retired school social worker who confronted issues regarding children’s health, safety, and education on a daily basis, I am writing to support State Representative Robin Comey (D-...

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

Promotes that Respect

I have spent the last 25 years working in the law enforcement field, and I support Robin Comey for state representative for the 102nd District.Police accountability doesn’t mean...

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

A Great Communicator

When I first met State Senator Christine Cohen (D-12) two years ago, I was impressed by her intelligence, her energy, and her commitment to serving her community. Now I have to another...

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

A Civil, Bipartisan Ethic

I write in strong and enthusiastic support for the re-election of State Senator Christine Cohen (D-12). Now, more than ever before, our community needs a strong voice in Hartford—an...

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

The Relentless Champion

I encourage your readers to join me in re-electing Robin Comey to the General Assembly as state representative for the 102nd District.Many speak of Representative Comey’s compassion...

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

Will Work to Change

Please look closely at the police reform bill supported by State Senator Christine Cohen (D-12) and State Representative Robin Comey (D-102) that Governor Ned Lamont signed into law recently. A...

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

Restore Mutual Respect

I support Christine Cohen for state senator as she represents many of the values I’ve cultivated over a lifetime working as an architect and advocate to make the world more livable and...

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

Better Than This

I wrote a letter to the editor titled “A Cooperative Society” that was published in The Sound on Sept 17. It concerned some suggestions for improving the Branford Community...

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

The Total Effect

Gia Polio of Branford and Branford Neighbors have made many good points that need to be considered by Planning & Zoning Commission and the town government. We want to add our concerns....

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

A True Leader

I would like to state my support of Christine Cohen for the Connecticut State Senate.State Senator Cohen (D-12) is a true leader. Her leadership through this pandemic has been commendable...

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

Empathic and Tolerant

Rarely do the adjectives “empathic” and “tolerant” occur in the same sentence as “politician,” especially in our divisive political climate. But when I...

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

Will Carry the Torch

When I reflect on the work of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg (RBG), I think of the enormous contributions she made to ensuring the equality of the sexes. She was a champion for...

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

Thanks from the Friends

On behalf of the Friends of the James Blackstone Memorial Library, I’d like to thank all of our donors of gently used books, our patrons, and our volunteers for supporting our very...

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

Right the Ship of State

I will be voting on Nov. 3 for Marc Riccio to become Branford’s state representative for the 102nd District.Marc is on the Branford RTM with me. I know Marc well. We share similar...

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

Respects Police and First Responders

Marc Riccio respects our police and first responders. He supports the good they do in our community and appreciates the risks they take on our behalf. By voting Marc into office for...

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

Protect our Town Services

Branford has been lucky to have leadership that understands the importance of careful budget planning. Instead of spending every tax dollar we pay on any project that catches the eye, our RTM has...

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

Will Continue to Fight

Those of us who live in the 98th House District are fortunate to be represented by Sean Scanlon. From a leadership position in the House, one issue Sean has emphasized is healthcare. Sean has...

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

Welfare, Safety, and Security

I wholeheartedly and without reservation support Christine Cohen’s re-election as state senator for the 12th District and encourage your readers to you do the same.Over the past two...

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

Take On This Emergency

I encourage your readers to vote like their lives depends on it, because they do! We continue to face a national crisis related to the effects of climate change. It’s a crisis that we are...

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

A Leader in Hartford

I am writing to support Sean Scanlon in his re-election to the 98th District Connecticut General Assembly. Sean has been recognized as a leader in Hartford since his arrival there in 2015. He is...

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