89th District House Candidates

EJ Maher

Party: Democratic
Age: 40
Occupation: Firefighter, Norwalk Engine Co. 3, Marine Unit
Education: B.S., Culture and Communication, New York University Steinhardt School of Education.
Platform: Equitable education, access to good quality affordable health care for all, good jobs with fair wages and equitable tax policy.
Other: Husband and father of 3, Amity cheer Dad, Bethany BOE, ACES Regional Governing Board, Norwalk Public Safety Cadet Advisor
Contact info:@ejforthe89th on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Email: ejforthe89th@gmail.com

Lezlye Zupkus*

Party: Republican
Age: 54
Occupation: State director for Best Buddies Connecticut
Education: B.S., Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Platform: Limit the cost and size of government by opposing tax increases, limit Hartford’s intrusion in local affairs and tackling ballooning state debt.
Other: Endorsed by the Independent Party. As your state representative I have been ranking member on Public Safety and Children's Committees and now in leadership as Deputy Leader at Large. Former member of the Planning and Zoning Commission. Married with two children.
Contact info: Home phone 203-758-0029; email lezlyez@hotmail.com; Zupkus2020.com; facebook.com/Zupkus2020 Web body


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