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CONNECTICUT

Your complete directory of Connecticut candidates for Governor, State Cabinet, United State Senator and Congress in the current election cycle ... state political parties ... the official state election office ... and state news sources.

Lowell Weicker - 1970

ELECTION CALENDAR:
Filing Deadline (Major Parties): June 12, 2018
Dem Convention: May 14, 2018
GOP Convention: May 11-12, 2018
Filing Deadline (Independents): August 8, 2018
Filing Deadline (Third Parties): September 5, 2018
Filing Deadline (Write-Ins): October 23, 2018
Primary: August 14, 2018
CANDIDATE DIRECTORY LEGEND:
Bold = Active Candidate
Italics = Potential Candidate
* = Incumbent
= Winner
(Incumbent Party Listed First)
 

This page was last updated on October 11, 2018


STATE CONSTITUTIONAL OFFICERS:

GOVERNOR & LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR:
[ Dan Malloy (D)* - Retiring in 2018. ]
& [ Nancy Wyman (D)* - Retiring in 2018. ]

Ned Lamont (D/WF) - Businessman, Ex-Greenwich Selectman, '10 Candidate & '06 US Sen. Nominee
& Susan Bysiewicz (D/WF) - Ex-Secretary of State, Ex-State Rep., Attorney & '12 US Sen. Candidate

Bob Stefanowski (R/IPC) - Financial Executive
& Joe Markley (R/IPC) - State Sen., Teacher & Tax Cut Activist

Rod Hanscomb (L) - Businessman & Army Veteran
& Jeff Thibeault (L) - Technology Professional

Oz Griebel (I) - Ex-Hartford Chamber CEO, Attorney, Ex-Banker & '10 GOP Candidate
& Monte Frank (I) - Attorney, Ex-State Bar Assoc. President & Gun Control Activist

Mark Stewart Greenstein (Write-In) - Businessman, Ex-Attorney & '16 Pres. Candidate
& Runningmate Not Designated

Next State Constitutional Officer Elections in 2018.

Rowland & Rell - 2002

SECRETARY OF THE STATE:
Denise Merrill (D/WF)* - (Campaign Site)
Susan Chapman (R/IPC) - Ex-New Fairfield First Selectman & Community Activist
Mike DeRosa (G) - State Party Co-Chair, Computer Consultant & Frequent Candidate
Heather Gwynn (L) - State Libertarian Party Secretary & Classroom A/V Technician

ATTORNEY GENERAL:
[ George Jepsen (D)* - Retiring in 2018. ]
William Tong (D/WF) - State Rep., Attorney & '12 US Sen Candidate
Sue Hatfield (R/IPC) - Attorney, Ex-Congressional Aide & Trump Campaign Activist
Peter Goselin (G) - Attorney

Abe Ribicoff for Governor

STATE TREASURER:
[ Denise Nappier (D)* - Retiring in 2018. ]
Shawn Wooden (D/WF) - Ex-Hartford City Council President & Attorney
Thad Gray (R/IPC) - Retired Investment Executive
Jesse Brohinsky (L) - IT Professional & State Libertarian Party Treasurer

STATE COMPTROLLER:
Kevin Lembo (D/WF)* - (Campaign Site)
Kurt Miller (R/IPC) - Seymour First Selectman & Investment Advisor
Ed Heflin (G) - Wall Street Consultant, Public Banking Activist & '14/'16 St Sen Nominee
Paul Passarelli (L) - State Libertarian Vice Chair, Businessman & '12 US Sen Nominee


GENERAL ASSEMBLY:

State House - ( Democratic Caucus - Republican Caucus )

State Senate
- ( Democratic Caucus - Republican Caucus )


U.S. SENATOR:

Chris Murphy (D/WF)* - (Campaign Site)
Matthew Corey (R) - Window Cleaning Contractor, Navy Veteran & Frequent Candidate
Jeff Russell (G) - Homeless Activist, Auto Mechanic & Frequent Candidate
Richard Lion (L) - Ex-Libertarian State Chair, Logistics Manager, USAF Veteran & Frequent Candidate

Lowell Weicker - 1970

Richard Blumenthal (D)* - (Campaign Site) - Next Election in 2022.


U.S. CONGRESS:

District 1:
John Larson (D/WF)* - (Campaign Site)
Jennifer Nye (R) - Ex-Manchester Town Committeewoman & Legal Assistant
Tom McCormick (G) - Peace/Envirnonmental Activist

District 2:
Joe Courtney (D/WF)* - (Campaign Site)
Dan Postemski (R) - Iraq War Veteran & GOP Activist
Michelle Louise Bicking (G) - Justice of the Peace, Social Worker & Nonprofit Group Founder
Dan Reale (L) - State Libertarian Chair, Writer & Frequent Candidate

Ron Sarasin for Congress

District 3:
Rosa DeLauro (D/WF)* - (Campaign Site)
Angel Cadena (R) - Iraq/Afghan War Veteran, '16 Nominee & '14 State Comptroller Candidate

District 4:
Jim Himes (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Harry Arora (R/IPC) - Investment Executive & Electrical Engineer

John Dempsey - 1962

District 5:
[ Elizabeth Esty (D)* - Retiring in 2018. ]
Jahana Hayes (D/WF) - Teacher & 2016 National Teacher of the Year
Manny Santos (R) - Ex-Meriden Mayor, Engineer, USMC Veteran & '17 City Council Candidate
John Pistone (Write-In) - Plumber & Frequent Candidate 



Mayor Jasper McLevy (Socialist) for Governor - 1934

STATE POLITICAL PARTIES:


AMiGO Party
Connecticut Democratic Party (D)
Connecticut Green Party (G)
Independent Party of Connecticut (IPC)
Libertarian Party of Connecticut (L)
Connecticut Republican Party (R)
Connecticut Working Families Party (WF)


STATE ELECTION OFFICE:

Secretary of State's Office

State Elections Enforcement Commission


Bill O'Neill for Governor 1982

STATE NEWS SOURCES:

PRINT MEDIA:
Bristol Press
Connecticut Post (Bridgeport)
CT Capitol Report
CT News Junkie
Danbury News-Times
Darien News-Review
Fairfield County Weekly
Fairfield County - Hersam Acorn Community Newspapers
Greenwich Time
Hartford Advocate
Hartford Courant
- (Politics)
Manchester Journal-Inquirer
Meriden Record-Journal
Middletown Press
Moodus Hometown News
New Britain Herald
New Haven Advocate
New Haven Register
New London Day
Newtown Bee
Norwalk Advocate
Norwich Bulletin
Stamford Advocate
Torrington Register-Citizen
Waterbury Republican-American
Westport Minuteman

BROADCAST MEDIA:
News-12 Connecticut (TV - Cablevision)
WFSB TV-3 (CBS - Hartford)
WTIC TV-61 (FOX-Hartford)
WTNH TV-8 (ABC - New Haven)
WVIT TV-30 (NBC - Hartford)

Stew McKinney for Congress

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