Alex Bergstein

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Possible Citizenship Question Looms over 2020 Census

“The census count is important because we are 48th in terms of federal dollars as far as what we give versus what we get back. We are a donor state. Eleven billion dollars in federal funding is riding on this effort. For each person we under-count we lose $2,900.” – Susan Bysiewicz, CT Lt Governor Continue Reading →

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Greenwich RTM Committees Weigh In on Anti-Toll Resolution

Strong voices were heard on both sides of the anti-toll resolution presented to several RTM standing committees. Voices included NoTollsCT founder Patrick Sasser, State Rep Fred Camillo (R-151), State Senator Alex Bergstein (D-36), State Senator George Logan (R-17) and Joseph McGee, who is a VP with the Business Council of Fairfield County. Continue Reading →

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Farricker: Bergstein’s Tolling Bill is Unfortunate Example of Governmental Laziness

“As a lifelong proud Democrat, it saddens me that we are looking to solve a problem stemming from decades of government inaction on the backs of the middle class and small businessperson — people who have always been willing to help when asked fairly.” – Frank Farriker, former chair of Greenwich DTC Continue Reading →

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Dadakis: Two-Way Dialogue Missing from Bergstein’s “Community Conversation”

“While Mrs. Bergstein, at her Greenwich meeting, claims she wanted a ‘conversation’, the reality was no one in the audience was allowed to have a conversation with her on tolls or anything else. Rather any question had to be submitted in writing and then Bergstein aides chose which ones would be presented. That is not a conversation. I left the scheduled one hour meeting after 45 minutes because not a single question from the audience, written or otherwise, had been answered.” – Ed Dadakis Continue Reading →

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Bergstein: Personal Attacks are Full of Malice and Misrepresentation

“Unfortunately, a few days before our public conversations last week, a small organization called ‘No Tolls CT,’ funded by your former State Senator, Scott Frantz and his wife Icy, seized the opportunity to target me politically.” – State Senator Alex Bergstein Continue Reading →

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LETTER: Reject State Senator Bergstein’s Bill No. 102 for Tolls for All Vehicles on Major Highways

“Drivers who choose to avoid tolls will crowd Route 1, for example, all the way through Fairfield County….Senator Bergstein, please focus on your campaign promises to 1) Lower Taxes on ALL Connecticut Families and 2) Fix the Pension Crisis.” – Elisa Esses, District 36 constituent, Stamford, CT Continue Reading →

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