VICTORY! Democratic candidates on the ticket in West Hartford won State Senate and all three State House seats as well as all other state and national positions. Incumbents Sen. Derek Slap (5th), Rep. Jillian Gilchrest (18th), and Rep. Tammy Exum (19th) retained their seats while Kate Farrar was declared the victor in the 20th State House District. West Hartford voters also elected Beth Sweeney the Democratic Registrar of Voters. John Larson won reelection in the 1st Congressional District.
The West Hartford Democrats express our sincere gratitude to all the town employees, election officials, and volunteers who have worked so hard to make sure that every vote cast in-person or by absentee ballot for the 2020 election is counted.
Thanks, also, to everyone who participated in our virtual phone banks, making calls to get out the vote here and in key battleground states.
Finally, on behalf of our Democratic elected officials and the entire West Hartford Democratic Town Committee, we thank YOU, the voters, for once again showing why our town is a Democratic stronghold in Connecticut!