Connecticut Endorsements

Burlington, VT Today, Democracy for America (DFA) endorsed John Murphy

to represent Connecticuts 8thAssembly District as a State Representative. Murphy is a longtime resident of Coventry and

has a lifetime of experience fighting for open and accountable government in

Connecticut. John is a third generation

union electrician, labor organizer, and activist.

John is running to represent the values, determination, and character

of the great people of Connecticut, Jim Dean, Chair of Democracy for America said. Not only is he a longtime labor activist and

a community organizer fighting for open government, but he truly represents the

people of the 8th District.

Its an honor to endorse a candidate like John Murphy we need more

folks like him running and participating in our government.


worked with and stood shoulder to shoulder with DFA since its inception almost

ten years ago, John Murphy said,

accepting the endorsement. I'm honored that this long time partner in my

fight for social justice has stepped up to endorse my campaign for state

Representative here in Connecticut's 8th Assembly district.



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