Republican Congressional Candidates

1st District:

Ann Brickley

Wethersfield businesswoman

Joe Visconti –

Former West Hartford town councilor, general contractor

Mark Zydanowicz

West Hartford dairy executive, captain in the Connecticut Army National Guard


2nd District:

Matt Daly

Business consultant for Global Risk Services

Daria Novak

President of an international cross-cultural, business management training and consulting firm

Janet Peckinpaugh –

Former local TV news anchor

3rd District:

Jeffrey Cheney

Certified public accountant and certified fraud examiner

Jerry Labriola

Lawyer at Labriola & Labriola, in Naugatuck, state Republican Party treasurer


4th District:

Dan Debicella

State senator, marketing executive for Hartford Financial Services

Thomas A. Herrmann

Easton first selectman

Rob Merkle

Owner of Management Recruiters of Westport, an executive search firm.

Rick Torres

Owner of Harborview Market in Black Rock

5th District:

Justin Bernier

Former executive director of the state Office of Military Affairs

Sam Caligiuri

State senator, former Waterbury mayor, lawyer for Day Pitney

Bill Evans

Founder of Phoenix Marketing, licenses sports products through retail outlets

Mark Daniel Greenberg –

Founder of Adirondack Mobile Telephone and Adirondack Radio Telephone and MGRE, a residential real estate firm