Democratic Party of Connecticut

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Democratic Party of Connecticut
ChairpersonNancy Wyman
Senate leaderMartin Looney
House leaderMatthew Ritter
HeadquartersHartford, CT
Social liberalism
Political positionCenter-left
National affiliationDemocratic Party
State Senate
22 / 36
State House
91 / 151
U.S. Senate
(Connecticut seats)
2 / 2
U.S. House of Representatives
(Connecticut seats)
5 / 5

The Connecticut Democratic State Central Committee (CT Dems) is the affiliate of the Democratic Party in the state of Connecticut. The state chair of the party is Nancy Wyman. [1] The Democratic Party controls both chambers of the state legislature, all constitutional state offices and all five of Connecticut's seats in the House and both of its Senate seats.

Town committees[edit]

In Connecticut, there are Democratic Town Committees in many of the towns and cities. They consist of an elected Chairperson, Co-Chairperson, Secretary and Treasurer.[2] The Town Committees have the ability to endorse a particular candidate in a primary election.[3] According to 10 CS 210, court has no power concerning political party policies or organization.

Current elected officials[edit]

Members of Congress[edit]

U.S. Senate[edit]

U.S. House of Representatives[edit]

State officials[edit]

Statewide offices[edit]

State Legislature[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Nancy Wyman elected chairman for CT Democrats". CT Post. Retrieved 2019-02-06.
  2. ^ "Local Committees | Democratic Party of Connecticut". Archived from the original on 2012-07-25. Retrieved 2012-08-06.
  3. ^ "CHAPTER 153* NOMINATIONS AND POLITICAL PARTIES". Retrieved 2012-08-06.

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