Tag Archives: Washington

Community gathers for gun policy forum hosted by the Darien DTC

February 25, 2013
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February 25, 2013, Darien, CT – On Saturday, February 23rd, approximately 100 people gathered at the Darien Library for a discussion on gun control policies at the local, state and federal level. The event was part of the Darien Democratic …

POLICYmatters: Conversations that strengthen our community

February 13, 2013
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Darien Democratic Town Committee Speaker Series: A Non-partisan discussion on the impact of guns in America The Darien DTC has launched a new speaker series, “Policy Matters: Conversations that Strengthen Our Community.” The series, which is expected to run quarterly, kicks off …

Darien DTC Signs Resolution to Stop Gun Violence

January 14, 2013
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January 14, 2013, Darien, CT — The Darien Democratic Town Committee (DTC) announced today that it unamiously approved a resolution that urges elected officials at all levels to take action to reduce gun violence. The resolution, signed on January 10th, …

Thank you Darien!

November 13, 2012
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November 12, 2012 – DARIEN, Conn. – Thank you Darien! The Darien Democratic Town Committee would like to extend our appreciation to everyone who came out to vote on Election Day. Even in the aftermath of a catastrophic storm, Darien …

Murphy Defeats McMahon – New York Times

November 6, 2012

By Peter Applebome – HARTFORD — Christopher S. Murphy, a 39-year-old three-term Connecticut congressman, defeated the former wrestling executive Linda E. McMahon on Tuesday to win the United States Senate seat held since 1989 by Joseph I. Lieberman, who is …

Himes Delivers Impassioned Acceptance Speech – Darien Patch

November 6, 2012
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November 6, 2012 – By Chandra Johnson Greene — Speaking to a crowd of Democrats, Jim Himes pledged that he will stand by his principles, but that he will compromise and do what is needed to move the country forward. …

Darien Blue. Issue 5. Making blue waves, during election season!

October 1, 2012
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Message from the Chairman: At last month's Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, Governor Deval Patrick of Massachusetts had it right: the success of our candidates will be greatly enhanced if we, as Democrats, roll up our sleeves and get to …

Darien DTC Endorses Chris Murphy

June 15, 2012
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At it's meeting at Town Hall last night, the Darien Democratic Town Committee officially endorsed Congressman Chris Murphy for U.S. Senate. Darien DTC Chairman Randall Klein commented: "The DTC is proud to announce its unanimous endorsement for Chris Murphy for …

Himes Endorsed for a Third Term

May 15, 2012
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On Monday, May 14th, Congressman Jim Himes was nominated by Connecticut's 4th District to run for re-election in the U.S. Congress. Here's Jim's message after receiving the nod at Monday's convention: Dear Friends, I was just endorsed by the Democrats …

Murphy Wins Democratic Nomination by 3 to 1 Margin

May 12, 2012
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Becomes Democratic Nominee with 76% of vote at State Convention NEW BRITAIN—May 12, 2012, Chris Murphy won an overwhelming majority of delegate votes today at the Democratic State Convention, winning 1,378 out of 1,842 delegates to secure the Democratic nomination …