Friday Brad & Dan Show: East Windsor casino not a done deal

Friday Brad & Dan Show: East Windsor casino not a done deal

The proposed casino for East Windsor may not be a done deal after all.  On Friday’s Brad & Dan Show, State Sen. Tony Hwang, R-28, will explain the latest. As the weekend approaches, Doug Evans will update us on Arts Across Connecticut. Plus your calls at 888-574-2723 and the latest on traffic with Cindy Weightman. …

Thursday’s Brad & Dan Show: Turns out new fees not solely for parks

Thursday’s Brad & Dan Show: Turns out new fees not solely for parks

As it turns out, the new fee on our motor vehicle registrations is not solely dedicated to our parks and campgrounds, as was suggested by lawmakers, when the fee was approved. On Thursday’s Brad & Dan Show, state Sen. Joe Markley, R-16, will explain. There is also a new report out by Vinnie Vernuccio, about  the…

Wednesday’s Brad & Dan Show: General Assembly launches new session

Wednesday’s Brad & Dan Show: General Assembly launches new session

As the Connecticut General Assembly launches a new session, Senate Republican President Len Fasano will offer his perspective on Wednesday’s Brad & Dan Show. There is a new website that has launched in Connecticut, prepared to challenge mainstream media, and Brad & Dan will talk with one of its founders, Andrew Lautz. And in honor…

Nappier reflects on career on Tuesday’s Brad & Dan

Nappier reflects on career on Tuesday’s Brad & Dan

Connecticut state Treasurer Denise Nappier will reflect on her career as the state’s treasurer on Tuesday’s Brad & Dan Show.  Nappier, who will not seek re-election, will have served 20 years in the position, when her tenure is completed. Also on the program, Elizabeth Horton Sheff of the Community Renewal Team will talk about how…

Linares will push for pension reform

Linares will push for pension reform

Connecticut state Sen. Art Linares, R-33rd District, says he will push for state employee pension reform, during the upcoming legislative session.  On Monday’s Brad & Dan Show, the senator will explain what he has in mind. Also, Pete Gioia, Vice President & economist for the Connecticut Business & Industry Association, will talk about the economy…

Why you cannot place tolls at the Connecticut border

Why you cannot place tolls at the Connecticut border

As the debate for adding tolls in Connecticut revs up, some advocates are supporting the placement of tolls at the state’s borders.  Just one problem, you cannot.  On Friday’s Brad & Dan Show, Marc Fitch, investigative reporter for the Yankee Institute for Pubic Policy will explain why.  Plus, State Sen. Len Suzio, a member of…

Speaker of the House makes appearance

Speaker of the House makes appearance

As Connecticut’s General Assembly prepares to launch a new session next week, Speaker of the House Joe Aresimowicz will offer a preview on Thursday’s Brad & Dan Show.  Among the issues the speaker will get into are tolls for Connecticut highways. Also, President Trump’s chief of staff John Kelly says the president will release the…

Lauretti wants to be governor and Lutz Museum prepares for groundhog day

Lauretti wants to be governor and Lutz Museum prepares for groundhog day

Mark Lauretti, the mayor of Shelton, is among the candidates running for governor of Connecticut.  He will explain why he is running on Wednesday’s Brad & Dan Show. The Lutz Museum in Manchester, CT is preparing for its annual groundhog prediction.  Will “Chuckles,” Connecticut’s official state groundhog, see his shadow?  We will get the lowdown from…

Helping minority businesses and Stewart announces

Helping minority businesses and Stewart announces

The Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development and the Black Business Alliance are partnering to host Capitol Region Workshops for minority businesses.  On Tuesday’s Brad & Dan Show, state Sen. Doug McCrory, D-2nd District, and BBA Executive Director Frank Dixon will talk about the workshops. New Britain Mayor Erin Stewart has announced she has…

Stefanowski wants to phase out income tax

Stefanowski wants to phase out income tax

Connecticut Republican Party gubernatorial candidate Bob Stefanowski says he has a plan to phase out the state’s income tax.  On Monday’s Brad & Dan Show, he will explain the plan and discuss other ideas he has to improve the state’s economy. Back from Davos, President Trump is now preparing for the State of the Union…