Connecticut State Senate Elections 2012

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections

Connecticut State Senate Elections 2012 Majority Control

Connecticut State Senate
Party As of October 2012 After the 2012 Election
Democratic Party 22 Pending
Republican Party 14 Pending
Total 36 36

Connecticut State Senate Elections 2012 Incumbents Retiring

Name Party Current Office
Edith Prague Democratic Senate District 19
Andrew Roraback Republican Senate District 30
Eileen Daily Democratic Senate District 33

Connecticut State Senate Elections Campaign Contributions

Year Number of Candidates Total Contributions
2010 78 $5,156,062
2008 79 $5,410,734
2006 73 $4,431,204
2004 88 $4,416,892
2002 76 $3,700,656

Connecticut State Senate Elections In 2010

Donor Amount
Public Fund $3,631,306
Public Fund $176,895
Public Funding $88,307
Senate Democrats Victory PAC $42,651
Democrats for New Leadership $38,520
Working Families Party $14,853
Democratic Senate Majority PAC of Connecticut $14,150
Senate Republican Campaign Cmte of Connecticut $11,412
Frantz, L Scott $6,500
Senate Republican Majority Cmte of Connecticut $5,195

List of Connecticut State Senate Elections 2012 Candidates

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 1

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • John Fonfara (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Barbara Ruhe (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) John Fonfara(Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Barbara Ruhe
  • (Green Party) Jeffery Russell

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 2

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Eric Coleman (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Malvi Garcia Lennon (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Eric Coleman(Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Malvi Garcia Lennon

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 3

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Gary LeBeau (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Hector Reveron (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Gary LeBeau(Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Hector Reveron

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 4

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Steve Cassano (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Cheri Ann Pelletier (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Steve Cassano(Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Cheri Ann Pelletier

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 5

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Beth Bye (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Vacancy in Endorsement

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Beth Bye(Winner)

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 6

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Terry Gerratana (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Dwight F. Blint (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Terry Gerratana(Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Dwight F. Blint

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 7

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Karen Jamoc (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • John Kissel (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Karen Jamoc
  • (Republican Party) John Kissel
  • (Independent) Elizabeth Traceski (Write-In)

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 8

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Daniel J. Seger (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Kevin Witkos (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Daniel J. Seger
  • (Republican Party) Kevin Witkos

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 9

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Paul Doyle (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Joe Dinunzio (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Paul Doyle(Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Joe Dinunzio

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 10

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Toni Harp (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

No candidates filed to run.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Toni Harp(Winner)

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 11

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Martin Looney (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

No candidates filed to run.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Martin Looney(Winner)

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 12

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Edward Meyer (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Cindy Cartier (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Edward Meyer
  • (Republican Party) Cindy Cartier

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 13

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Dante Bartolomeo (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Len Suzio (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Dante Bartolomeo
  • (Republican Party) Len Suzio

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 14

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Gayle Slossberg (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Michael DeGrego (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Gayle Slossberg(Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Michael DeGrego

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 15

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Joan Hartley (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • No candidates filed to run.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Joan Hartley(Winner)

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 16

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Corky Mazurek (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Joe Markley (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Corky Mazurek
  • (Republican Party) Joe Markley

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 17

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Joseph Crisco (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Vacancy in Endorsement

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Joseph Crisco(Winner)

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 18

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Andrew Maynard (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Theresa Madonna (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Andrew Maynard(Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Theresa Madonna

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 19

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Tom Reynolds: 1,668
  • Catherina A. Osten: 2,269 (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Christopher Coutu (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Catherina A. Osten(Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Christopher Coutu

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 20

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Andrea Stillman (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Mike Doyle (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Andrea Stillman(Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Mike Doyle
  • (Libertarian Party) Marc Guttman

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 21

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary:

No candidates filed to run.

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Kevin C. Kelly (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Republican Party) Kevin C. Kelly(Winner)

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 22

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Anthony Musto (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Chadwick Ciocci (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Anthony Musto(Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Chadwick Ciocci

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 23

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Ernest E. Newton, II: 1,739
  • Andres Ayala, Jr.: 2,129 (Winner)
  • Edwin Gomes: 1,138

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Caz Mizera (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Andres Ayala, Jr.(Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Caz Mizera
  • (Working Families Party)Edwin Gomes

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 24

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Jason W. Bartlett (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Michael McLachlan (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Jason W. Bartlett
  • (Republican Party) Michael McLachlan(Winner)

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 25

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Bob Duff (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Jack Chiaramonte (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Bob Duff(Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Jack Chiaramonte

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 26

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Carolanne Curry (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Antonietta Boucher (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Carolanne Curry
  • (Republican Party) Antonietta Boucher
  • Remy C. Chevalier

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 27

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Carlo Leone (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Barry Michelson (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Carlo Leone
  • (Republican Party) Barry Michelson
  • Ronald W. Sala

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 28

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • No candidates filed to run.

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • John McKinney (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Republican Party) John McKinney(Winner)

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 29

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Donald Williams (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Sally White (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Donald Williams(Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Sally White

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 30

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • William O. Riska (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Clark J. Chapin (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) William O. Riska
  • (Republican Party) Clark J. Chapin(Winner)

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 31

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Dave Roche (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Jason Welch (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Dave Roche
  • (Republican Party) Jason Welch

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 32

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • James C. Gambardella (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Robert Kane (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) James C. Gambardella
  • (Republican Party) Robert Kane(Winner)

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 33

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Mary Ellen Klinck: 2,007
  • James Crawford: 2,502 (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Art Linares (Winner)

(Green Party) Green Party Candidate

  • Melissa Schlag

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) James Crawford
  • (Republican Party) Art Linares
  • (Green Party) Melissa Schlag

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 34

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Steve Fontana (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Leonard Fasano (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Steve Fontana
  • (Republican Party) Leonard Fasano(Winner)

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 35

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Susan Eastwood (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Anthony Guglielmo (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Susan Eastwood
  • (Republican Party) Anthony Guglielmo(Winner)

2012 Connecticut State Senate Elections - District 36

(Democratic Party) August 14 Democratic Primary

  • Daniel Dauplaise (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 14 GOP Primary

  • Scott Frantz (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Daniel Dauplaise
  • (Republican Party) Scott Frantz
  • Remy C. Chevalier

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