Layla Wofsy '19
On Tuesday, Nov. 6th Westport citizens, 18 or older, as well as voters around the country headed to the polls to vote in the midterm elections.
In Westport Chris Murphy (D) won reelection for U.S Senate, Jim Himes (D) won reelection for U.S. House of Representatives, Ned Lamont (D) and Susan Bysiewicz (D) won the Governor race, Will Haskell '14 (D) won State Senate for the 26th district, Michelle Lapine McCabe (D) won State Senate for the 28th district, Jonathan Steinberg (D) won State Representative in the 126th district, Stephanie Thomas (D) won State Representative in the 143rd district, Lisa Wexler (R) won Probate Judge, Marla J Cowden (D) won the race for Registrar of Voters, Denise W Merrill (D) won Secretary of State, Shawn Wooden (D) won the State Treasurer, Kevin Lembo (D) won State Comptroller and William Tong (D) won State Attorney General.
The polls in Westport opened at 6:00 am and closed at 8:00 pm.
Voters who usually vote at the Westport Library went to Westport Town Hall to vote due to the construction at the library.