Senator Murphy meets with minority small business owners

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HARTFORD - Senator Chris Murphy met with minority small business owners in Hartford Saturday to propose a series of initiatives for the community.

Minority business owners and groups expressed concern for their small businesses in Hartford, proposing a task force that will guarantee certain benefits for businesses.

Murphy, Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin, and several small business experts heard feedback and ideas on how to improve local minority-owned businesses.

Murphy said he will propose the initiatives heard at the meetingĀ at the federal level to address concerns of the businesses.