Redding “Day of Action” planned for Saturday, October 13th

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We Need You Saturday! Join Redding Democrats to flip the CT State Legislative seats: Redding has only Republican representation in Hartford–let’s change that together. Candidate Raghib Allie-Brennan for  State Representative, district 2 (northern Redding); and Obama-endorsed candidate Will Haskell, State Senate, district 26, will join us to work with canvassers door knocking, making phone calls, or writing postcards. We have everything you need, and only need your enthusiasm to elect Democrats on November 6! It’s…

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DTC Day of Action

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Redding Democrats geared up for Election Day on their first Day of Action leading up to November 6th. Congressman Jim Himes, who is seeking re-election in the 4th district, and William Tong, candidate for Attorney General, gathered with local Democrats before canvassing the neighborhood to talk with residents. They were joined by Will Haskell (26th), candidate for state senate, and Raghib Allie-Brennan (2nd) and Anne Hughes (135th), both candidates for the CT General Assembly. The…

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Candidates Kick-Off Campaign Season at Century Club

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Redding Democrats held their annual Century Club on Sunday under a crisp, early-autumn sky. Guests came to hear from the Democratic candidates on this year’s ballot, with Congressman Jim Himes and Senator Richard Blumenthal kicking off the fundraising event in preparation for the election on November 6th. Himes and Blumenthal spoke about the many pressing issues in Washington, and their work to protect the rights of every American, including minorities, women’s issues and the seriousness…

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Debate Schedules

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DEBATES FOR GOVERNOR (watch for local TV and radio listings) Wednesday, September 12 sponsored by The Day and WTNH (Lamont vs. Stefanowski) Monday, September 17 sponsored by the CT Realtors (Lamont vs. Stefanowski) Wednesday, September 26 sponsored by the University of Connecticut and WFSB (Lamont vs. Stefanowski) Thursday, October 18 hosted by the Connecticut Association of Broadcasters (Lamont vs. Stefanowski) Tuesday, October 30 sponsored by the Connecticut Conference of Municipalities (CCM) (Lamont vs. Stefanowski). Tuesday, October 30 sponsored by the Connecticut Conference of Municipalities (CCM) (Lamont vs….

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Your Party’s Party in Redding is September 23rd!

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Redding Democrats are invited to gather for celebration and camaraderie at Century Club on September 23rd from 4-7pm to support the election of Democrats in the November 6th election. Delicious comfort food is being provided by Melt Mobile, and Garner Lester and his band “Catfish” will entertain the crowd. “Connecticut has a two hard-working Senators looking after our interests in Washington and who share Redding values. With Chris Murphy on the ballot for re-election this November…

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Democrats March in Newtown’s Labor Day Parade

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National, state and local candidates came together to march in Newtown’s annual Labor Day parade this weekend. Democrats are proud of the party’s roots in the labor movement — but the regressive policies of the right mean we have a fight on our hands. With an all-out assault on unions and all working Americans by the Republican Party, we must vote the Democratic line November 6th! Photo Credit: Paula Darlington

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Redding Democratic Town Committee Elects Mike D’Agostino to Chairman

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The Redding Democratic Town Committee voted to elect Mike D’Agostino Chairman of the DTC at its regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday, August 16th. Mr. D’Agostino most recently served as Vice Chair and Chair of the Elections Committee, and takes over the leadership role from Dan Barrett.      Mr. Barrett said, “I am pleased that Mike D’Agostino was elected to replace me as chair. Mike has extensive experience with politics, and town and school government,…

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Save the Date for the Ella T. Grasso Women’s Leadership Brunch!

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The annual Ella T. Grasso Women’s Leadership Brunch is set for Sunday, September 9th from 11am to 2pm. The location is The Aqua Turf Club, 556 Mulberry Street Plantsville, CT 06479. Tickets will soon be available via online purchase, but, until then….please feel free to print an order form and return via US Mail to ensure available seating: 2018 Ticket & Ad Order Form_WLB Speakers and Honorees to be announced shortly.

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CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OF OUR AWARD RECIPIENTS!!

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The Redding-Georgetown Democratic Town Committee is the proud sponsor of the following scholarships and awards, presented at the 2018 Joel Barlow High School Annual Awards Ceremony this Thursday: ~ Alvin Ruml Environmental Studies Prize — Philip Bard “for a student who, through excellence in the subject area, best demonstrated an interest in, and awareness of, the importance of our natural environment.” ~ Dr. Hugh Claremont Science Award — Julia Kochersperger “for a student who, through…

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