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Sen. Tony Hwang (left) and former Connecticut Congressman Robert Steele testified on Mar. 9 against proposals to expand gambling in Connecticut.

Hwang comments on David vs. Goliath casino fight

State Senator Tony Hwang issued the following statement after the Connecticut State Senate’s May 24…

Members of The Coalition Against Casino Expansion in Connecticut gathered for a Jan. 24 press conference at the Legislative Office Building in Hartford. Michele Mudrick of the Connecticut Conference of the United Church of Christ, Sen. Tony Hwang, Dwight Dean of Windsor Locks Congregational Church, Rev. Jan Gregory-Charpentier of the First Congregational Church of Westbrook, Peter Wolfgang of the Family Institute of Connecticut, Former Congressman Robert Steele (at podium), Sami Abdul Aziz of the Islamic consulting firm Common Ground Service, The Very Rev. Miguelina Howell of Christ Church Cathedral in Hartford.

Sen. Hwang, 12-member coalition vow to fight CT casino expansion

Sen. Tony Hwang on Jan. 24 joined with a newly formed, non-partisan, 12-group alliance to oppose the legalization of off-reservation commercial casino gambling in Connecticut.

OP-ED: Let state voters decide casino expansion

Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and New Jersey will hold statewide referendums this November on whether to expand casino gambling. Connecticut will not.

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