|Connecticut House of Representatives, District 94|
|April 28, 2014 - Present|
|January 3, 2017|
|Years in position||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||April 24, 2014|
|Next general||November 8, 2016|
Porter's professional experience includes working as an Administrative Assistant for the Communications Workers of America.
2015 legislative session
At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Porter served on the following committees:
|Connecticut Committee Assignments, 2015|
|• Human Services|
Elections for the office of Connecticut House of Representatives consisted of a primary election on August 12, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 10, 2014. Incumbent Robyn A. Porter was unopposed in the Democratic primary and defeated David R. Olszta (G) in the general election.
|Connecticut House of Representatives, District 94 General Election, 2014|
|Democratic||Robyn A. Porter Incumbent||90.8%||4,475|
|Working Families||Robyn A. Porter||4.9%||242|
|Green||David R. Olszta||4.3%||214|
A special election for the position of Connecticut House of Representatives District 94 was called for April 24. Candidates were supposed to be nominated by their party rather than chosen through a primary. Because the district's Democratic committee did not endorse a candidate, a number of them appeared on the special election ballot.
Note: Jerome Dunbar did not appear on the list of certified results.
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- yaledailynews.com, "Six scramble to replace Holder-Winfield," April 21, 2014
- Connecticut Secretary of State, "Official candidate list," accessed July 15, 2014
- Connecticut Secretary of State, "Official primary and general election results," accessed November 26, 2014
- ctpostchronicle.com "Len Caplan selected as Republican candidate for special election," March 26, 2014
- New Haven Independent, "A New Political Team Carries Special Election," April 25, 2014
- City of New Haven, "Official special election results," accessed May 7, 2014
- StateScape, "Session schedules," accessed July 17, 2014
Gary Holder-Winfield (D)
|Connecticut State House District 94
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