Jobs and the economy. That’s what Connecticut voters say is the top priority for state lawmakers.
We have the potential to be one of the best states in the country to grow a business and create jobs. Connecticut has many strengths, yet national reports consistently rank our business climate poorly, based on high taxes and costs and our aging transportation system.
Making Connecticut a top state for business will help kick start our economy. That’s why your support for the CT20x17 campaign is crucial.
Ask questions of candidates for elected office. Ask them to share their plans for creating jobs and growing the economy. Acknowledge that they’ll have to make some tough decisions, and back them when they do.
Everyone benefits. A strong, growing economy means more opportunities for good, well-paying jobs. It means protecting our quality of life. And it means guaranteeing a better future for our children and grandchildren.
Note: CT20x17 is a non-partisan effort to make Connecticut a more economically competitive state for the benefit of all residents. The campaign does not and will not support nor endorse any candidates or political parties, but rather endeavors to educate and engage voters and policymakers on the important economic issues facing the state.
A panel of 15 experts in tax law, tax accounting, tax policy, economics, and business finance, will begin study this fall on Connecticut’s local and … [Read More]
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