Mike Clark (Connecticut)

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Mike Clark
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Connecticut, District 5
Prior offices
Chairman of the Town Council in Farmington
Bachelor'sRowan University (1976)
Master'sSeton Hall University
ProfessionFormer FBI Agent
Campaign website
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Mike Clark was a 2012 Republican candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 5th Congressional District of Connecticut. While Clark initially filed to run, his name failed to appear on the final candidate list.[1]



  • 1976: Rowan University, Bachelor’s Degree in English and History
  • Seton Hall University, Master’s degree
  • FBI Academy


  • 1983: Accepted an appointment as an FBI Special Agent, Albany, NY and New York City Divisions[2]
  • 1990: Transferred to Connecticut[2]
  • After retiring from the FBI, Clark became Manager of International Investigations and Security for Otis Elevator[2]
  • 2005-Present: Chairman of the Town Council in Farmington[2]


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

Clark was running in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing Connecticut's 5th District. Clark sought the nomination on the Republican ticket.[3] The signature filing deadline was June 12, 2012 with the primary taking place on August 14, 2012.

While Clark initially filed to run, his name failed to appear on the final candidate list.[1]

Campaign themes

  • Jobs and the Economy
  • Debt
  • Healthcare
  • Education in America
  • Immigration
  • Energy
  • Transportation
  • Defense
  • Terrorism
  • Afghanistan
  • Second Amendment
  • Abortion
  • Death Penalty


Clark has been married to his wife, Sue for 33 years. They have four grown children.[4]

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