2012 Connecticut House Race for District 1 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Connecticut house race in district 1. This includes candidates, dates, and political views. The tables below show the candidates for the general election with an option to compare those candidates after the primary. This is followed by the primary candidates and the number of political views we have for each representative. Selecting one of these representatives takes you to the profile for this candidate and a full list of their political positions, speeches, and controversies.

2012 Connecticut House Race for District 1 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Connecticut house election - class or district 1
PercVotesPartyCandidate
70.6%216573DJohn Larson
26.8%82262RJohn Henry Decker
1.9%5746GMichael DeRosa
0.7%2279IMatthew Corey
Election Information for Connecticut
Primary DateAugust 14, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentJohn Larson
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Democrat
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Connecticut House Race for District 1

Democrats - Primary Election
 
Democrat house Primary Election in Connecticut - class or district 1
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%1John Larson37
Republicans - Primary Election
 
Republican house Primary Election in Connecticut - class or district 1
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%1John Henry Decker0

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
January 24, 2012Last day for enrolled party members to switch parties before the April 24, 2012 primary.
April 19, 2012Last day for new or unregister voters to enroll into a party for the April 24, 2012 election. Mailed in forms must be received by this date.
April 24, 2012Primary election date for the House, Senate, and President.
October 23, 2012Last day that a person may register to vote or a mailed in ballot must be received by this date.
November 06, 2012General election date - House, Senate, and President on the ballot.

House District 1 in Connecticut

House District 1 in Connecticut

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 1 in Connecticut in 2012
Past Election Results - Connecticut District 1
John Larson
61%
2010
37%
Ann Brickley
John Larson
70%
2008
28%
Joe Visconti
John Larson
74%
2006
26%
Scott Maclean
John B. Larson
73%
2004
27%
John M. Halstead
John B. Larson
67%
2002
33%
Phil Steele
John B. Larson
72%
2000
28%
Bob Backlund
John B. Larson
58%
1998
41%
Kevin O’Connor
Barbara B. Kennelly
67%
1996
25%
Kent Sleath
Barbara B. Kennelly
47%
1994
25%
Douglas T. Putnam
Barbara B. Kennelly
46%
1992
31%
Philip L. Steele