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This profile of Connecticut's 02nd Congressional District is part of the RaceTracker project.
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Incumbent Joseph Courtney Incumbent running? Yes Primary challenge? No primary challenge for incumbent. Cook Political Report Partisan Voting Index Non-competitive seat Cook Political Report Race Classification Non-competitive seat
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Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Joseph Courtney Democratic Confirmed candidate FEC Source July 2, 2011 Janet Peckinpaugh Republican Out of race CT SOS Source June 17, 2012 2010 Candidate
Did Not File
Chris Coutu Republican Out of race Media Story Source May 26, 2012 Running for State Senate Daria Novak Republican Out - lost primary CT SOS Source August 18, 2012 2010 Primary Candidate John Foley Republican Out of race The Green Papers Source July 2, 2011 Paul Formica Republican Confirmed candidate Media Story Source May 26, 2012 East Lyme First Selectman Doug Dubitsky Republican Out of race CT SOS Source June 17, 2012 Did Not File
Results [ ]
2012 primary winners 2012 general election winner Joseph Courtney, Paul Formica TBD
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Joseph Courtney Democratic Confirmed candidate FEC Source March 24, 2009 Sean Sullivan Republican Out FEC Source March 29, 2009 2008 Candidate Matthew Daly Republican Out CT SOS Source November 1, 2010 Daria Novak Republican Out Campaign Website Source November 1, 2010 Lost Primary Doug Dubitsky Republican Out CT SOS Source November 1, 2010 Lost Primary Janet Peckinpaugh Republican Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source November 1, 2010
2010 primary election winners 2010 general election winner Joe Courtney, Janet Peckinpaugh
2008 election[Incumbent: ]Joseph Courtney
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Joseph Courtney Democratic Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 21, 2009 Sean Sullivan Republican Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 21, 2009
2008 primary election winners 2008 general election winner Joseph Courtney, Sean Sullivan Joseph Courtney
2008 Presidential election results
Republican Democratic 2000 40% George W. Bush 54% Al Gore 2004 44% George W. Bush 54% John Kerry 2008 40% John McCain 59% Barack Obama
Articles and resources
- Index for all the Connecticut congressional districts and candidates.
- The full House 2012 elections report.
- The RaceTracker homepage.
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