SUC­CESS FOR WOMEN IN THE GEN­ERAL ASSEMBLY

Stamford Advocate - - News -

Women can­di­dates for the state House and Sen­ate set a record last year for the num­ber of grants un­der the Cit­i­zens’ Elec­tion Program. In 2014, the pre­vi­ous high, 80 women ap­plied for and were given grants. Last year, 127 grants were given out, a 59-per­cent in­crease. In all, 335 grants were awarded to can­di­dates.

*Source: State Elections En­force­ment Com­mis­sion

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