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Lawmakers Host ‘Meet Your Legislator’ Event for Crowley Employees

Meet Your Legislator Event

State Reps. David Wilson (R-Litchfield) and Whit Betts (R-Bristol) hosted a ‘Meet Your Legislators’ event recently at the Crowley Dodge, Jeep, Chrysler dealership located in Bristol.

Rep. Wilson’s constituent and dealership owner, Ken Crowley, hosted the event to give dealership staff, the ability to speak with the legislators about legislative issues affecting the auto industry.

While Wilson and Betts gave a brief overview of the latest legislative updates, including the state budget situation, discussion centered mainly on opposition by those in attendance to Tesla’s further expansion within Connecticut.

The lawmakers expressed their support for the employees, and the encouraged them to continue voicing their opinions.

Crowley is the number one dealership of Dodge, Jeep and Chryslers in New England. They have been located in Bristol for 47 years.

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