|Connecticut House of Representatives, District 13|
|January 7, 2015 - Present|
|January 3, 2017|
|Years in position||0|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 4, 2014|
|Next general||November 8, 2016|
|High school||Manchester High School (1974)|
|Bachelor's||New York University (1995)|
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 Joe Diminico was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Walt Bochnik was unopposed in the Republican primary. Bochnik withdrew from the race in late August and was replaced by Mark Tweedie (R). Tweedie defeated Diminico in the general election.
|Connecticut House of Representatives District 13, General Election, 2014|
|Democratic||Joe Diminico Incumbent||47.5%||3,876|
Tweedie ran in the 2012 election for Connecticut House of Representatives District 13. Tweedie ran unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14, 2012. He was defeated by Joe Diminico (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.
|Connecticut House of Representatives, District 13, General Election, 2012|
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- Journal Inquirer, "Tweedie to run in rematch with Diminico," September 9, 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
- Connecticut Secretary of State, "Candidate list," accessed June 19, 2012
- CBS Connecticut, "2012 Primary Results," August 14, 2012
- Connecticut Secretary of State, "Election Results 2012," accessed November 21, 2012
Joe Diminico (D)
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