Connecticut Republican Party

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Connecticut Republican Party
Chairman Jerry Labriola Jr.
Senate leader John P. McKinney
Minority Leader
House leader Lawrence F. Cafero
Minority Leader
Headquarters 31 Pratt Street, Fourth Floor,
Hartford, Connecticut 06103
Ideology Conservatism
Fiscal conservatism
Social conservatism
National affiliation Republican Party
Seats in the Upper House
14 / 36
Seats in the Lower House
53 / 151
Website
www.ctgop.org
Politics of the United States
Political parties
Elections

The Connecticut Republican Party is the Connecticut affiliate of the U.S. Republican Party. Jerry Labriola Jr., a Wallingford attorney and 2010 candidate for Congress, is the party chairman, elected on June 28, 2011.1 Prior to his election as chairman, Labriola served as the party's treasurer.

The party currently holds none of the state's five congressional seats and neither of its two Senate seats. The last Republican to represent the state in Congress was Chris Shays, a moderate who lost his seat in 2008.

Town Committees

In Connecticut, there are Republican 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.

Elected officials

Legislative

Republican National Committee members

  • Committeeman: John H. Frey
  • Committeewoman: Patricia Longo

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