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Award-winning teacher Jahana Hayes and former Meriden Mayor Manny Santos are seeking to fill the 5th Congressional District seat vacated by Rep. Elizabeth Esty.
When asked about Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's job performance, 67 percent of respondents disapproved and 25 percent approved.
Here's a recap of Tuesday's primary election results, including races for governor and other state and federal offices.
After issuing seven rejections, the State Elections Enforcement Commission approved a $1.35 million grant from the Citizens' Election Fund for Steve Obsitnik's gubernatorial campaign.
Former Greenwich hedge fund manager David Stemerman submitted approximately 20,000 signatures as part of his petition drive to secure a place in the Aug. 14 primary for the Republican nomination for governor.
Political newcomer Harry Arora is seeking to become Connecticut's first Republican congressional representative in 10 years.
Westport-based tech industry executive Steve Obsitnik is facing Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton and former Trumbull First Selectman Tim Herbst in an Aug. 14 primary to become the GOP nominee for governor.
Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim is seeking to force a primary election against Greenwich business executive Ned Lamont, the Democratic Party's endorsed candidate for governor.
Shannon Kula, a former U.S. Senate aide and the founding director of the Women’s Leadership Center at the University of St. Joseph’s, is seeking the Democratic nomination for the 5th Congressional District.
In a Facebook video, Visconti said that his decision was based on messaging from supporters urging him to take on the "too weak" candidates in the upcoming GOP primary election.
Former Simsbury First Selectman Mary Glassman faces 2016 National Teacher of the Year Jahana Hayes in an August primary election.
Former Trumbull First Selectman Tim Herbst and Westport-based technology executive Steve Obstinik won enough votes from delegates to enable a primary election on Aug. 14. State Sen. Joe Markley of Southington was endorsed by the convention for lieutenant governor and Hartford pub owner Matthew M. Corey was endorsed to challenge Chris Murphy for the U.S. Senate.
Mayor Joe Ganim addressed the Bridgeport Chamber of Commerce in a speech that mixed praise for the private sector with broad hints of themes for his bid to become Connecticut's next governor.
Oz Griebel and Monte Frank, independent candidates for governor and lieutenant governor, kicked off a series of town hall event on March 27 at the Fairfield Theatre Company.