2019 Endorsements

The four Chapters of the Western Connecticut Area Labor Federation, AFL-CIO, endorsed the following candidates for the 2019 municipal election cycle: (endorsements will be added on a rolling basis)

Western CT Central Labor Coalition 

Ansonia

  • *Joseph Jeanette, Jr., Board of Alderman - ward 3
  • *Gary Farrar Jr., Board of Alderman - ward 1 & City Treasurer
  • *Rohan Brown , Board of Alderman - ward 4 

Derby: *Brian Coppolo, Mayor 

Southbury: *Richard Boritz, First Selectman 

Greater New Haven Central Labor Chapter 

New Haven 

  • Toni Harp, Mayor 
  • *Frank Douglas, Board of Alders - ward 2
  • Ron Hurt, Board of Alders - ward 3 
  • *Evelyn Rodriguez, Board of Alders - ward 4 
  • Kampton Singh, Board of Alders - ward 5 
  • Carmen Rodriguez, Board of Alders - ward 6 
  • *Delphine Clyburn, Board of Alders - ward 20 
  • *Jeanette Morrison, Board of Alders - ward 22
  • *Tyisha Walker, Board of Alders - ward 23
  • *Evette Hamilton, Board of Alders - ward 24
  • Richard Furlow, Board of Alders - ward 27
  • Jill Marks, Board of Alders - ward 28 
  • *Brian Wingate, Board of Alders - ward 29 

East Haven: *Kimberly Glassman, Town Council - district 1

Danbury Central Labor Chapter 

Danbury:

  • Chris Setaro, Mayor
  • Wilson Fernandez, City Council - at large
  • *Frank Salvatore, City Council - at large
  • *Mary Consoli, City Council - ward 3
  • Carol Thibodeau, City Council - ward 3 
  • Sidney Almeida, Zoning Commission 
  • Andrea Gartner, Town Clerk

New Fairfield: Tom O'Brien, Mayor 

Fairfield County Central Labor Chapter 

Norwalk:

  • *Harry Rilling, Mayor
  • *Barbara Smyth, Norwalk Common Council - at Large 

Stratford: *Kaitlyn Shake, Stratford Town Council - district 2

* denotes an active or retired union member