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November 15, 2018

Mistake In Essex Prompts Recount

by Christine Stuart | Nov 15, 2018 2:25pm
Posted to: Election 2018 | Essex

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It looked like all the numbers had been crunched in last week’s election, but a last-minute correction put the race for the 33rd state Senate District within a margin that requires a recount, officials with the Secretary of the State’s office said Thursday.

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October 24, 2018

Salary, Other Benefits Become An Issue In One Senate District

by Christine Stuart | Oct 24, 2018 11:00am
Posted to: Election 2018 | Colchester | East Haddam | East Hampton | Essex | Lyme | Old Saybrook

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HARTFORD, CT — On paper it looks like state Rep. Melissa Ziobron, who is in a pitched battle for a state Senate seat, was the highest paid state legislator in 2017.

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October 27, 2017

OP-ED | Why You Should Vote in the Municipal Elections

by Susan Bigelow | Oct 27, 2017 7:30am
Posted to: Analysis | Civil Liberties | Election 2017 | Town News | Essex | Groton | Lyme | West Haven | Opinion

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Local elections are here. You noticed, right? Of course you did.

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October 28, 2016

Republicans Complain About Use of Trump in Mailing, Democrats Defend It

by Christine Stuart | Oct 28, 2016 12:13pm
Posted to: Election 2016 | Town News | Essex | Westbrook

The Connecticut Republican Party is taking aim at another state Senate candidate for mentioning Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump in a mailing.

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August 15, 2016

Complaints Filed Regarding Use of Official Caucus Website For Campaign

by Christine Stuart | Aug 15, 2016 4:30am
Posted to: Campaign Finance | Election 2016 | Election Policy | Equality | FOIA | State Capitol | Essex | Westbrook

CTNewsJunkie file photo Essex First Selectman Norm Needleman, who is challenging Republican state Sen. Art Linares for his 33rd Senate district seat, filed a complaint against Linares’ campaign Friday with four state offices, including election regulators and the chief state’s attorney.

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