“I was extremely pleased that our entire slate of candidates very eloquently made their case to voters last night. Republicans proved that we are moving in the right direction and clearly won this debate.
Bristol’s fiscal situation is the envy of the state and in some cases the nation with a AAA bond rating, fully funded pension plans, and $66 million added to our grand list with many new businesses coming to town (Pods, GMN, Faneuil). Our fiscal future depends on a continued steady hand led by Republicans.
Without a mill rate increase this year, Republicans have funded Memorial Boulevard, infrastructure for Centre Square, and a 3 percent increase to the Board of Education, while still maintaining a healthy rainy day fund.
I encourage any voter that is unsure about who they might support to watch the replay on Nutmeg TV and see for themselves how well all of our candidates performed. Vote Republicans on Row B Nov. 7.”
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