Live Blog: Democrats Debate for CT's 5th Congressional District

We're bringing you live updates from the debate and providing a platform for you to discuss the candidates and the issues.

Three Democrats are vying for one shot at their party's nomination to represent Connecticut's 5th Congressional District. And they are going up against each other tonight, to debate the issues and give voters a glimpse into how they would govern.

The candidates are:

  • State Rep. Chris Donovan, of Meriden
  • Elizabeth Esty, of Cheshire
  • Dan Roberti, of Kent

All three are hoping to take the seat being vacated by Congressman Chris Murphy, a Democrat who has his .

Tonight's debate, at Chase Collegiate School in Waterbury at 7 p.m., will be moderated by Scott Bates, a member of the Democratic State Central Committee. Don't worry if you can't make it there, because we'll be bringing you live updates throughout the debate.

So tune in here beginning at 6:30 p.m. and join in the conversation about the candidates, their stance on the issues and their performance at the debate.


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »