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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.

Abe Ribicoff for Governor

CANDIDATE DIRECTORY LEGEND:
Bold = Active Candidate
Italics = Potential Candidate
* = Incumbent
= Election Winner
(Incumbent Party Listed First)

Filing Deadline (Major Parties): June 8, 2018
Filing Deadline (Independents): August , 2018
Filing Deadline (Third Parties): September , 2018
Filing Deadline (Write-Ins): October , 2018
Primary: August , 2018

This page was last updated on April 20, 2017


STATE CONSTITUTIONAL OFFICERS:

GOVERNOR:
[ Dan Malloy (D)* - Retiring in 2018. ]
Dan Drew (D) - Middletown Mayor & Psychologist

Joe Ganim (D) - Bridgeport Mayor, Felon & '94 Candidate
Toni Harp (D) - New Haven Mayor, Ex-State Sen. & Ex-New Haven Alderwoman

Jonathan Harris (D) - Ex-State Consumer Protection Commr., Ex-State Sen. & Ex-West Hartford Mayor

George Jepsen (D) - Attorney General, Ex-State Sen., Ex-State Democratic Chair & '02 Candidate
Ted Kennedy Jr. (D) - State Sen., Attorney, Ex-Health Care Executive & Son of Ex-US Sen Ted Kennedy

Kevin Lembo (D) - State Comptroller & Ex-State Healthcare Advocate

Martin Looney (D) - Senate Democratic President Pro Tempore, College Professor & Attorney

Chris Mattei (D) - Attorney, Ex-Federal Prosecutor & Ex-Teacher
Jacey Wyatt (D) - Businesswoman, Transgender Activist & Frequent Candidate

Nancy Wyman (D) - Lt. Governor, Ex-State Comptroller, Ex-State Rep. & Ex-Tolland School Board Member

Toni Boucher (R) - State Sen., Ex-State Rep., Ex-Wilton Selectman & Ex-Wilton School Board Member
Mark Boughton (R) - Danbury Mayor, Ex-Teacher, Army Veteran, '14 Candidate & '10 Lt.Gov. Nominee

Len Fasano (R) - State Senate Republican President Pro Tempore & Attorney
Tom Foley (R) - Ex-US Ambassador, Businessman & '10/'14 Nominee

Tim Herbst (R) - Trumbull First Selectman, Attorney & '14 State Treasurer Nominee
Tony Hwang (R) - State Sen., Ex-State Rep. & Real Estate Broker

Rob Kane (R) - State Sen., Ex-Watertown Town Council Chair & Businessman
Themis Klarides (R) - State House Minority Leader & Attorney

Mark Lauretti (R) - Shelton Mayor, Teacher & '10/'14 Candidate
Peter Lumaj (R) - Attorney, '14 Sec. of State Nominee & '12 US Sen. Candidate

John McKinney (R) - State Senate Minority Leader, Attorney & '14 Candidate

Steve Obsitnik (R) - Consulting Firm CEO, Navy Veteran & '12 US Rep. Nominee
Prasad Srinivasan (R) - State Rep. & Physician

Erin Stewart (R) - New Britain Mayor

Dave Walker (R) - Ex-US Comptroller General, Accountant & '14 Lt. Gov. Candidate

Next State Constitutional Officer Elections in 2018.

Rowland & Rell - 2002

LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR:
Nancy Wyman (D)*

SECRETARY OF THE STATE:
Denise Merrill (D)* - (Campaign Site)

ATTORNEY GENERAL:
George Jepsen (D)*

John Dempsey - 1962

STATE TREASURER:
Denise Nappier (D)* - (Campaign Site)

STATE COMPTROLLER:
[ Kevin Lembo (D)* - Candidate for Governor in 2018. ]


GENERAL ASSEMBLY:

State House - ( Democratic Caucus - Republican Caucus )

State Senate
- ( Democratic Caucus - Republican Caucus )


U.S. SENATOR:

Chris Murphy (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Ann-Marie Adams (D) - Journalist, Historian, Ex-Congressional Aide & '16 State Rep Candidate

Tony Hwang (R) - State Sen., Ex-State Rep. & Real Estate Broker

Lowell Weicker - 1970

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


U.S. CONGRESS:

District 1:
John Larson (D)* - (Campaign Site)

District 2:
Joe Courtney (D)* - (Campaign Site)

Ron Sarasin for Congress

District 3:
Rosa DeLauro (D)* - (Campaign Site)

District 4:
Jim Himes (D)* - (Campaign Site)

Lowell Weicker - 1970

District 5:
Elizabeth Esty (D)* - (Campaign Site)


Mayor Jasper McLevy (Socialist) for Governor - 1934

STATE POLITICAL PARTIES:

Connecticut Democratic Party
Connecticut Green Party
Independent Party of Connecticut
Libertarian Party of Connecticut
Connecticut Republican Party


STATE ELECTION OFFICE:

Secretary of State's Office


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)
WTNH TV-8 (ABC - New Haven)
WVIT TV-30 (NBC - Hartford)

Stew McKinney for Congress

BLOGS:
Auggie V's CT Green Blog
Bob Greenberger
Colin McEnroe
Connecticut Bob
Connecticut Commentary: Red Notes from a Blue State
Connecticut Local Politics
Connecticut Weblogs
Corner Report
CT News Junkie
CT Progressive Democrat (State Rep. David McCluskey)
Democracy for Connecticut
Hat City Blog
Media Attache
My Left Nutmeg
Peace Garden
Radio Free West Hartford
Stokes Report
Tim White Listens

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