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We did it!

Posted on November 6, 2014

We did it! I’m honored by the support I received from over one hundred thousand voters across central and northwest Connecticut. This was a hard-fought campaign, and I’m energized and excited by the opportunity to work for you for two more years. Democracy is about all of us stepping up and working for change we […]

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Endorsement: Elizabeth Esty for the 5th district

Posted on November 2, 2014

The race in the 5th Congressional District gives voters a clear choice — the two major party candidates stand wide apart on most issues. U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty, an attorney and Democrat from Cheshire, is fighting for a second term. Republican Mark Greenberg, a businessman from Litchfield, is working hard on his third try to […]

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Newtown Bee Endorses Elizabeth Esty

Posted on October 30, 2014

Our support for Democratic Representative Elizabeth Esty’s reelection in the Fifth Congressional District evolved over the course of her first term and has very little to do with the campaign skirmishes she has been having with her challenger, Republican Mark Greenberg, on social security, or the Affordable Care Act, or the size of government. We […]

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Record-Journal endorses Esty in 5th Congressional District

Posted on October 30, 2014

The Constitution State’s 5th Congressional District — a swath of western Connecticut, including Meriden and Cheshire — has been well-served by Elizabeth Esty’s first term of representation on Capitol Hill. Esty’s a Democrat who has made her advocacy heard and understood amidst din generated by a contentious, oft-times rancorous Republican House of Representatives majority. Hers […]

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National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare Endorses Rep. Elizabeth Esty

Posted on October 30, 2014

Presents Esty with Boxing Gloves for Her Work “Fighting for Seniors” MERIDEN, CT – Today, at a ceremony at the Meriden Senior Center, the National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare (NCPSSM) endorsed Rep. Elizabeth Esty for reelection in the 5th Congressional District. NCPSSM also presented Esty with boxing gloves in honor of her […]

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Tonight, Mark Greenberg Proved Why He’s a Tea Party Darling

Posted on October 28, 2014

Greenberg says climate change isn’t real and tells women to get sonograms before abortions WOODBURY, CT – Tonight, at the Woodbury Business Association’s candidate forum, Mark Greenberg proved why he’ll be a rubberstamp for the extreme Tea Party agenda in Congress. “From denying climate change to forcing women to get sonograms before abortions and shaming […]

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Torrington Register-Citizen and New Haven Register Endorse Elizabeth Esty for Reelection

Posted on October 28, 2014

CHESHIRE, CT – Today, the Torrington Register-Citizen and the New Haven Register announced they are endorsing Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty for reelection in the 5th Congressional District. Excerpts from the editorial are below. Click here to read the entire editorial.   Esty has proven herself to be a leader in the community who has worked to bring jobs back to her district, has […]

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Endorsement: Rep. Elizabeth Esty deserves 2nd term in 5th District

Posted on October 27, 2014

With little name recognition throughout the 5th District, Elizabeth Esty emerged two years ago from a crowded field of Democrats to win the party’s nomination after frontrunner Chris Donovan’s campaign became embroiled in scandal. Esty had little in common with Donovan, a union-backed, progressive candidate from Meriden who had set the tone for the Democratic […]

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In Newtown, Esty And Gun Reform Leader Talk Background Checks

Posted on October 24, 2014

A California lawmaker who chaired a congressional task force on gun violence after the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting nearly two years ago was in Newtown on Thursday, meeting with high school students and supporting 5th District Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty’s re-election campaign. Congressman Michael Thompson, a fellow Democrat from the Napa Valley, said that Esty […]

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