Rep. William Tong, co-chairman of the state’s Commission on Economic Competitiveness, wants to instill business confidence and kick job growth into high gear. "Business confidence is extremely important because if people are confident they make investments and take risks,” he says.
Representative William Tong joins his Stamford colleagues in applauding the State Bond Commission's approval of $4.5 million in funding for Stamford projects, which will benefit seniors, families and people who enjoy the outdoors.
Representative William Tong applauds the decision of Germany-based Henkel Corp. to relocate its Laundry & Home Care and Beauty Care headquarters across the country from Arizona to Stamford where the company plans on expanding in a $50 million project that will create up to 266 new jobs in the state.
Rep. William Tong joined lawmakers representing Stamford in stepping up the fight against a spate of gun-related incidents this year, urging immediate action while suggesting a number of crime-busting strategies of their own. “To confront gun violence in our city, we need to do this together,” Tong said. For more, read the Stamford Advocate.