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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 8, 2018
Filing Deadline (Independents): August , 2018
Filing Deadline (Third Parties): September , 2018
Filing Deadline (Write-Ins): October , 2018
Primary: August , 2018
CANDIDATE DIRECTORY LEGEND:
Bold = Active Candidate
Italics = Potential Candidate
* = Incumbent
= Winner
(Incumbent Party Listed First)
 

This page was last updated on January 22, 2018


STATE CONSTITUTIONAL OFFICERS:

GOVERNOR:
[ Dan Malloy (D)* - Retiring in 2018. ]
Dita Bhargava (D) - Ex-State Democratic Vice Chair, Ex-Hedge Fund Executive & '16 St Rep Candidate
Luke Bronin (D) - Hartford Mayor, Ex-Depy Asst US Treasury Secretary, Attorney & Afghan War Veteran

Susan Bysiewicz (D) - Ex-Secretary of State, Ex-State Rep., Attorney & '12 US Sen. Candidate

Sean Connolly (D) - Ex-State VA Commissioner, Iraq War Veteran, Army Reserve Officer & Attorney
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
Ned Lamont (D) - Businessman, Ex-Greenwich Selectman, '10 Candidate & '06 US Sen. Nominee

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

Guy Smith (D) - Businessman & Ex-Clinton White House Aide
Jacey Wyatt (D) - Businesswoman, Transgender Activist & Frequent Candidate
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

Tom Foley (R) - Ex-US Ambassador, Businessman & '10/'14 Nominee

Mike Handler (R) - Stamford Dir. of Administration, Ex-Finance Executive & Volunteer Paramedic
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
Bob Stefanowski (R) - Financial Executive

David Stemerman (R) - Hedge Fund Founder
Erin Stewart (R) - New Britain Mayor

Dave Walker (R) - Ex-US Comptroller General, Accountant & '14 Lt. Gov. Candidate
Oz Griebel (Independent) - Ex-Hartford Chamber CEO, Attorney, Ex-Banker & '10 GOP Candidate

Next State Constitutional Officer Elections in 2018.

Rowland & Rell - 2002

LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR:
[ Nancy Wyman (D)* - Retiring in 2018. ]
Ann Brookes (R) - Attorney & GOP Activist
Susan Chapman (R) - New Fairfield First Selectman & Community Activist
Joe Markley (R) - State Sen., Teacher & Tax Cut Activist
Monte Frank (Independent) - Attorney, Ex-State Bar Assoc. President & Gun Control Activist

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

ATTORNEY GENERAL:
[ George Jepsen (D)* - Retiring in 2018. ]
Susan Bysiewicz (D) - Ex-Secretary of State, Ex-State Rep., Attorney & '12 US Sen. Candidate

Mike D’Agostino (D) - State Rep., Ex-Hamden School Board Member & Attorney
Paul Doyle (D) - State Sen., Ex-State Rep., Ex-Wethersfield Town Councilman & Attorney
Clare Kindall (D) - Ex-West Hartford Town Councilwoman, Ex-School Board Chair & Attorney
Chris Mattei (D) - Attorney, Ex-Federal Prosecutor & Ex-Teacher
William Tong (D) - State Rep., Attorney & '12 US Sen Candidate

Abe Ribicoff for Governor

STATE TREASURER:
[ Denise Nappier (D)* - Retiring in 2018. ]
Arunan Arulampalam (D) - Attorney & Lobbyist
John Blankley (D) - Ex-Greenwich First Selectman, Businessman & '16 State Sen Candidate

Shawn Wooden (D) - Ex-Hartford City Council President & Attorney

Thad Gray (R) - Retired Investment Executive
Art Linares (R) - State Sen.

STATE COMPTROLLER:
Kevin Lembo (D)* - (Campaign Site)


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
Matthew Corey (R) - Window Cleaning Contractor, Navy Veteran & Frequent Candidate

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

Dominic Rapini (R) - Computer Sales Executive & Community Football Coach

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)
Clay Slawson (R) - Economist

Ron Sarasin for Congress

District 3:
Rosa DeLauro (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Bryan Anderson (D) - Milford City Alderman & Teacher

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

John Dempsey - 1962

District 5:
Elizabeth Esty (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Justin Bernier (R) - Ex-State Military Affairs Director, Afghan War Veteran & '10/'12 Candidate

Dan Carter (R) - Ex-State Rep., USAF Veteran & '16 US Sen. Nominee

Craig Diangelo (R) - IT Professional


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
Connecticut Working Families 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)
WTIC TV-61 (FOX-Hartford)
WTNH TV-8 (ABC - New Haven)
WVIT TV-30 (NBC - Hartford)

Stew McKinney for Congress

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Bob Greenberger
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Corner Report
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Democracy for Connecticut
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