Democratic Party of Connecticut

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Democratic Party of Connecticut
Chairman Nancy DiNardo
Senate leader Don Williams
House leader Brendan Sharkey
Headquarters Hartford, CT
Ideology American liberalism
Progressivism
Political position Center-left
National affiliation Democratic Party
Colors Blue
State Senate
22 / 36
State House
98 / 151
U.S. Senate
2 / 2
U.S. House of Representatives
5 / 5
Website
www.ctdems.org

The Connecticut Democratic State Central Committee is the affiliate of the Democratic Party in the state of Connecticut. The state chair of the party is Nancy DiNardo, and the Vice Chair is Dominic Balletto. The Democratic Party controls both chambers of the state legislature, all constitutional state offices and all five of Connecticut's seats in the House and both of its Senate seats.

Town committees[edit]

In Connecticut, there are Democratic Town Committees in many of the towns and cities. They consist of an elected Chairperson, Co-Chairperson, Secretary and Treasurer.[1] The Town Committees have the ability to endorse a particular candidate in a primary election.[2] According to 10 CS 210, court has no power concerning political party policies or organization.

Current elected officials[edit]

Members of Congress[edit]

U.S. Senate[edit]

U.S. House of Representatives[edit]

State officials[edit]

Statewide offices[edit]

State Legislature[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Local Committees | Democratic Party of Connecticut". Ctdems.org. Retrieved 2012-08-06. 
  2. ^ "CHAPTER 153* NOMINATIONS AND POLITICAL PARTIES". Cga.ct.gov. Retrieved 2012-08-06. 

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