2012 Connecticut House Race for District 5 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Connecticut house race in district 5. 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 5 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Connecticut house election - class or district 5
PercVotesPartyCandidate
51.6%142201DElizabeth Esty
48.4%133256RAndrew Roraback
Election Information for Connecticut
Primary DateAugust 14, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentChristopher Murphy
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Democrat
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Connecticut House Race for District 5

Democrats - Primary Election
Democrat house Primary Election in Connecticut - class or district 5
PercVotesCandidateViews
45%12679Elizabeth Esty13
32%9212Chris Donovan13
23%6583Dan Roberti9
Republicans - Primary Election

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 5 in Connecticut

House District 5 in Connecticut

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 5 in Connecticut in 2012
Past Election Results - Connecticut District 5
Christopher Murphy
54%
2010
46%
Sam Caligiuri
Christopher Murphy
57%
2008
41%
David Cappiello
Chris Murphy
56%
2006
44%
Nancy Johnson
Theresa B. Gerratana
38%
2004
60%
Nancy L. Johnson
Jim Maloney
43%
2002
54%
Nancy Johnson
James H. Maloney
54%
2000
44%
Mark Nielsen
James H. Maloney
50%
1998
48%
Mark Nielsen
James H. Maloney
49%
1996
46%
Gary A. Franks
James H. Maloney
32%
1994
52%
Gary A. Franks
James J. Lawlor
31%
1992
44%
Gary A. Franks