1st Congressional District Race

John Larson (D)*

Party: Democratic Age: 72 Occupation: Member of Congress Education: Bachelor's Degree, CCSU Platform: I've made it my priority to listen and look out for my constituents. This Congress I've held 80+ public events and heard from people all over the district. I'm running to address this pandemic, protect Social Security, lower health care costs, make college affordable, invest in our infrastructure, and address climate change. Other: Endorsed by the Working Families Party. John is a lifelong resident of East Hartford where he lives with his wife Leslie and raised their three children. Preferred contact number and email for voters: (860) 560-3779 info@larsonforcongress.org

Mary Fay (R)

Party: Republican
Age: 59
Occupation: Senior finance executive and business leader; West Hartford town councilor
Education: B.S., Skidmore College, MBA Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Platform: I want to rebuild the First District, community by community. My platform is focused on growing the economy, public safety and environment, and improving education. I will represent everyone in the district. It is time for a change.
Other: Endorsed by Fraternal Order of Police, Themis Klarides, Bob Stefanowski, Manny Santos, Erin Stewart among others.
Contact info: info@maryfay4congress.com; website www.maryfay4congress.com.

Thomas McCormick (G)

Party: Green
Age: 70
Occupation: Retired real estate agent and teacher
Education: B.A., plus teacher certification
Platform: The platform is based on the Four Pillars of the Green Party and its Ten Key Values. https://www.gp.org/we_stand. The focus has been on Banning the Bomb, Equal Treatment for All in All Things, No More Debt and Renewable Energy.
Contact info: www.facebook.com/voteTomMcCormick/; www.tomforcongress.org; tom@tomforcongress.org


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