CANDIDATE BIOS & "PORTRAITS"


KNOW YOUR TOWN DIRECTORY LINK

WESTON ELECTION NOVEMBER 2, 2021...NEXT STEP IN LOCAL ELECTION PROCESS...GET READY FOR AS MANY AS FIVE (5) DEBATES OR FORUMS.

OFFICIAL CAUCUS RESULTS OF DEMOCRATS AND REPUBLICANS PLUS Unaffiliated candidates after approval of petitions.
LWV SPOTLIGHT:  THE PARTIES:  https://www.lwvwestonct.org/content/pages/RunningForOfficeSpotlight.pdf


FROM PARTY WEBSITES IT LOOKS LIKE FIVE (5) MAJOR BOARDS WITH CHALLENGES!!!
Conservation


Link to LWV of Weston's website

LWV of Weston's non-Partisan Policy
Note:  There are two (2) Boards and Commissions with write in unaffiliated candidates as well.

TOWN CHARTER & ORDINANCES
Summer reading above!



WHAT ARE DEADLINES IN OFFICIAL CALENDAR BY SEC'Y OF THE STATE?

WHAT DO THE STATUTES SAY ABOUT THE ELECTION PROCESS? - CHAPTER 153* - NOMINATIONS AND POLITICAL PARTIES

WHERE ARE WE NOW (THE WHOLE SCHEDULE FROM THE BEGINNING)?

JUNE & JULY PARTIES GO THRU THEIR OWN PROCESS NOMINATING CANDIDATES, SIGNATURES FOR  UNAFFILIATED CANDIDATES DUE...
THEN...WRITE-IN RULES

PARTY CAUCUS DATES IN WESTON 2021: 
Democrats July 21st at 6:30pm in Town Hall Meeting Room, Republicans the day before - July 20, 2021 at 7:30, 2021 in Town Hall Commission Room.  See below for "notice" requirements and PARTY ENDORSEMENT rules.



PARTY ENDORSEMENT CERTIFICATION:  By 4pm Wednesday July 28, 2021 the Town Clerk will have the names and addresses of all Party-endorsed candidates for office.



WHERE WILL VOTING TAKE PLACE IN WESTON THE YEAR?



WHERE WERE YOU THIS SUMMER? 
WELCOME BACK TO TOWN...GET READY FOR CONTESTED ELECTIONS...



SAMPLE BALLOT AVAILABLE AT TOWN CLERK'S OFFICE...






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LWVCT NEW BLOG ON REDISTRICTING



Background reports around the State of Connecticut:

Remember "ALEC" in various debates for House seat in the 135th?
Will this one surface in a local election?  We don't think so, but you never know!



Not in Weston - but:  RESULTS OF PRIMARIES



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SPECIAL ELECTION AUGUST 17th FOR STATE SENATE IN GREENWICH-STAMFORD-NEW CANAAN 36th DISTRICT

Three-way race fir 36th - Fom The Norwalk HOUR - Republicans retake the seat.


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Rep. Jonathan Steinberg nominated as First Selectman candidate in Westport at DTC Caucus; 2nd Selectman Jen Tooker nominated by Westport RTC Caucus to run for top spot.  

Local elections elsewhere in CT: In West Hartford as reported in COURANT story Saturday May 15, 2021 (part here)