Ken Dixon

Government, Business, Fuel, TCA

Connecticut Republicans Attack Governor’s Truck-Tax Plan

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont by Brad Horrigan/courant.com via Tribune Content Agency

HARTFORD, Conn. — Republican state lawmakers, along with trucking and food-distribution executives, on April 28 declared war on Gov. Ned Lamont’s proposed regional climate initiative and user tax for heavy trucks on state highways.

Ken Dixon | Connecticut Post (Bridgeport, Conn.)
April 29, 2021
TCA

Connecticut Tolls Bill Left for Dead, This Year

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A controversial bill on highway tolls was pulled from consideration on June 6, seconds before it would have been defeated on the House floor. It is likely to be dead for the year.

Ken Dixon | Connecticut Post (Bridgeport, Conn.)
June 7, 2017
TCA

Connecticut Ponders Trump's Infrastructure Promises

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On its face, President-elect Donald J. Trump’s trillion-dollar plan for nationwide infrastructure improvements is good news, even for Democrats such as Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy.

Ken Dixon | Connecticut Post (Bridgeport, Conn.)
November 14, 2016