Lisa Wilson-Foley

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Lisa Wilson-Foley
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Connecticut, District 5
Master'sYale University
ProfessionPhysical Therapist
Campaign website
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Lisa Wilson-Foley was a 2012 Republican candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 5th Congressional District of Connecticut. Wilson-Foley was defeated by Andrew Roraback in the Republican primary on August 14, 2012.[1]


She has a master's in public health from Yale University.[2]


Wilson-Foley started her own business, a physical therapy service for nursing homes and rehabilitation centers.[2]



See also: Connecticut's 5th Congressional District elections, 2012

Wilson-Foley ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Connecticut's 5th District. Wilson-Foley sought the nomination on the Republican ticket[3] Wilson-Foley was defeated by Andrew Roraback in the Republican primary on August 14, 2012.[1] The signature filing deadline was June 12, 2012 with the primary taking place on August 14, 2012.

Connecticut's 5th Congressional District Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngAndrew Roraback 32.1% 9,529
Mark Greenberg 27.1% 8,036
Lisa Foley 21.3% 6,333
Justin Bernier 19.6% 5,808
Total Votes 29,706


Wilson-Foley received endorsements from State Senator Kevin Witkos, State Representatives Selim Noujaim, Anthony D'Amelio, Whit Betts, DebraLee Hovey, Al Adinolfi, Dan Carter, Timothy LeGeyt, Richard Smith, Roxbury First Selectman Barbara Henry, Former State Representative Dennis Cleary and Beth RTC Chairman Paul Improta.[4]


Wilson-Foley lives on a small farm with her blended family of seven in Simsbury, Connecticut.[5]

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