On Thursday August 21, 2014 Senator Linares received the endorsement from the Independent Party. Linares’ name will now appear twice on the ballot, as both the chosen candidate for the Republican Party and the Independent Party.
Senator Linares attended the Independent Party convention in Danbury, CT on Thursday night to speak directly to the delegates. Linares said of his endorsement, “I am honored to be representing the Independent Party, as well as the Republican Party. All people want the same thing – stabilization of taxes, more accountability in spending, conservation of certain lands, more job creating businesses and more educational opportunities.”
“That is exactly what we are working towards in Hartford for all Connecticut residents and I will continue to do so if I’m given the opportunity to represent the district again in November.”
Senator Linares, who has been working non- stop on his re-election campaign, has already visited residents in all 12 towns in his district. He plans to continue his door to door campaign up until Election Day.
Senator Linares has been very visible throughout the district and his campaign staff has also attended numerous fairs with the Senator. In addition to the many fairs and festivals, Senator Linares also has attended numerous parades in the district.
Senator Linares represents the towns of Clinton, Westbrook, Old Saybrook, Colchester, Portland, East Hampton, Essex, Deep River, Haddam, East Haddam, Chester, Lyme.