One Senate seat is up for election in Connecticut, held by a Democratic incumbent. Voters will also choose representatives for five House seats, all of which are held by Democrats. And they will select a governor, an office currently held by a Democrat. See Connecticut’s primary results.
Gov. Dan Malloy (D), who opted to retire rather than run for a third term, leaves Connecticut with serious budget problems. That makes the state an attractive pickup opportunity for Republicans, who selected businessman Bob Stefanowski (R) as their candidate in a crowded primary. He faces former Senate candidate Ned Lamont (D).
Going into this election, Connecticut had 5 Democratic representatives . Here’s how each district leans politically, based on how it voted in the 2016 presidential election, with 2018 results as they come in.
President Trump told reporters Oct. 31 that he would split his time on election night between his luxury hotel and the White House due to coronavirus limits on sizes of gatherings imposed by the District.