Fast Facts

Black labor market

343,000 in Black civilian workforce with 62% participation and 6.7% unemployment

State Small Business Credit Initiative

Connecticut Innovations   pauline.murphy@ctinnovations.com

Manufacturing Extension

Connstep

bgutierrez@connstep.org

USDA Rural Development

Scott Soares, State Director 451 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002-2999 Voice: (413) 253-4300

Key races

Karen DuBois Walton is running to replace Shawn Wooden as treasurer

Business History