2014 congressional campaign 5th district

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Esty beats Greenberg in Key 5th District

Elizabeth Esty waits to address supporters after winning a second term in Congress

Waterbury – First-term U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty won re-election in the state’s most competitive congressional district Tuesday, fending off a challenge from Republican Mark Greenberg in an election year considered to be tough for Democrats. The 5th District, which includes Danbury, Waterbury and New Britain as well as rural Litchfield County and parts of the Farmington Valley, was considered the GOP’s best shot at gaining a Congressional seat in Connecticut. Continue Reading →

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In 1st debate, Esty, Greenberg tangle on ethics, energy, foreign affairs

DANBURY — Connecticut’s 5th Congressional District candidates Elizabeth Esty and Mark Greenberg clashed on personal ethics, foreign affairs, energy policy and gun control Thursday during their first public forum. Continue Reading →

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