Jun 1, 2023
In this week's episode, co-host Ryan Coonerty engages in a captivating conversation with Mayor Luke Bronin of Hartford, CT about taking over a city experiencing its worst ever financial crisis and the incredible journey that brought Bronin to that point. A Rhodes Scholar, former Navy Reservist, and Yale Law School grad, Bronin brings a wealth of experience to his role, including a stint as the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Terrorist Financing and Financial Crimes in the U.S. Department of the Treasury during the Obama Administration. Now in his second and final term as Mayor of Hartford, Bronin has played a pivotal role in revitalizing the city from the brink of bankruptcy, implementing post-pandemic economic strategies, and spearheading award-winning initiatives such as the Youth Service Corps. Tune into this engaging conversation to hear Mayor Bronin's insights on reducing gun violence and his exciting vision for the future.