- Linda McMahon (R): On her website, Linda McMahon voiced her dissatisfaction with Chris Murphy’s “Getting to Work” tour, calling it an “opportune time to take an unvarnished look at his record on this issue…Chris Murphy has accomplished little for Connecticut workers.”
- Chris Murphy (D): Chris Murphy posted this update on his Twitter - Sweeping the floor @ barber shop in Stamford, talking jobs & hiring w barbers and barber students http://yfrog.com/gzi7qtwj
- Mark Greenberg (R): Right Principles, a grassroots organization that focuses on individual freedom, fiscal restraint, and limited government, is now endorsing Mark Greenberg’s Republican nomination for Congress. See the media release for more information.
- Dan Roberti (D): Dan Roberti posted this update on his Twitter- Thank you to everyone for coming out to my press conference on ethics in Farmington, CT. #CT05 #CTdems
[Editor’s Note: 5th Congressional District towns include Avon, Bethel, Bethlehem, Bridgewater, Brookfield, Burlington, Canaan, Canton, Cheshire, Cornwall, Danbury, Farmington, Goshen, Harwinton, Kent, Litchfield, Meriden, Middlebury, Morris, New Britain, New Fairfield, New Milford, Newtown, Norfolk, North Canaan, Plainville, Plymouth, Roxbury, Salisbury, Sharon, Sherman, Simsbury, Southbury, Thomaston, Torrington (part), Warren, Washington, Waterbury (part), Watertown, Wolcott, and Woodbury.]
About this column: The latest on the local candidates running for office in 2012.