PARTY CHAIRS:
  DEMOCRATS&REPUBLICANS

LOCAL ELECTION NOVEMBER 5, 2019:  Follow deadlines for all parts of the process here.



HOW WILL PEOPLE FIND OUT ABOUT WHO IS RUNNING FOR WHAT OFFICE AND WHY?  ELSEWHERE?



LATEST NEWS










Weston ballot lottery over.  
Not that the ballot lottery is a major event, but it did explain, for me, what had gone before.  Such as specifying which positions would be two-year and which full term, 4 year  spots on the ballot.

NOT THE OFFICIAL BALLOT BUT A GOOD IDEA ABOUT HOW IT IS SHAPING UP HERE




We visited the Town Clerk's Office at Town Hall this afternoon, July 24, 2019 at 4pm and found out:  Major Parties' nominees shown at WestonLWV.

A CONTESTED ELECTION FOR THE POLICE COMMISSION
Left to right:  Beth Gralnick (D), David Muller (D), Bill Brady (R), and Jess Dipasquale (R).  Original graphics from our own photos from our files.

The only major board to be contested this year would be...the Police Commission;  as we define "major" this means one dealing with "global" issues.



PUBLIC NOTICE AND/OR ANNOUNCEMENT OF CAUCUS:









What will be the issues?

How many seats on how many boards or commissions will be on the ballot - and contested?


Not that we have this in Weston, but how does process for Minority Party nominations and certification work?


Also from the Secretary of the State's calendar:





 
ELSEWHERE



MAYOR BRONIN WINS PRIMARY
https://www.courant.com/politics/hc-pol-hartford-mayor-winner-20190910-4kfnz6grgzg23iad5enwwlm6ye-story.html






NEW HAVEN TO HAVE NEW MAYOR AFTER DEMOCRAT PRIMARY TURNS OUT TONI HARP
https://www.courant.com/politics/hc-pol-new-haven-mayor-winner-20190911-egdq27uflza4ha26zqawnbrmn4-story.html









ABSENTEE BALLOTS SINK CANDIDACY:  4140 to 3796 in person at the machines,  932 to 303 absentee ballots.
https://www.ctpost.com/local/article/Moore-loses-to-Ganim-after-absentees-counted-may-14429944.php

SEN. MOORE CHALLENGES INCUMBENT
September Primary in Bridgeport for Democrats as will as GOP candidates for mayor.





OPEN GOVERNMENT IS ALWAYS AN ISSUE, AT ANY LEVEL.  BIG BROTHER IS WATCHING YOU.

   

We note that there are several things that might make this November 5, 2019 election in Weston tough to call: