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}}{{tnr}}{{submit a bio}}'''Heather Somers''' {{2014is}} a [[Republican]] candidate for [[Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut]] in the [[Connecticut Lieutenant Gubernatorial election, 2014|2014 elections]].<ref name=ltgov14>[http://seec.ct.gov/ecrisreporting/pdfviewer.aspx/noscan.pdf/SEEC1A_9480_201401290001.PDF ''Connecticut State Elections Enforcement Commission'', "Candidate Committee Registration Statement," January 27, 2014]</ref>
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}}{{tnr}}{{submit a bio}}'''Heather Somers''' {{2014is}} a [[Republican]] candidate for [[Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut]] in the [[Connecticut Lieutenant Gubernatorial election, 2014|2014 elections]].<ref name=ltgov14>[http://seec.ct.gov/ecrisreporting/pdfviewer.aspx/noscan.pdf/SEEC1A_9480_201401290001.PDF ''Connecticut State Elections Enforcement Commission'', "Candidate Committee Registration Statement," January 27, 2014]</ref> She won narrowly in the August 13 primary and will share the ticket with GOP gubernatorial nominee [[Tom Foley]] in the general election.<ref name=tightrace>[http://www.wfsb.com/story/26268309/gop-race-for-lt-governor-nod-too-close-to-call ''wfsb.com'', "Bacchiochi concedes GOP race for lt. governor to Somers," August 13, 2014]</ref>
  
 
Somers is a former Mayor of Groton, Connecticut. She currently serves on the Groton Town Council. Somers works as a marketing executive.
 
Somers is a former Mayor of Groton, Connecticut. She currently serves on the Groton Town Council. Somers works as a marketing executive.
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Somers {{2014isrunning}} for [[Connecticut Lieutenant Gubernatorial election, 2014|election]] to the office of [[Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut]].<ref>[http://www.somers2014.com/ ''Heather Somers for Lieutenant Governor 2014 Official campaign website'', "Homepage," accessed April 28, 2014]</ref><ref name=ltgov14/> Somers sought the [[Republican]] nomination in the primary on August 12. The race is currently too close to call. {{Nov2014genelection}}
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Somers {{2014isrunning}} for [[Connecticut Lieutenant Gubernatorial election, 2014|election]] to the office of [[Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut]].<ref>[http://www.somers2014.com/ ''Heather Somers for Lieutenant Governor 2014 Official campaign website'', "Homepage," accessed April 28, 2014]</ref><ref name=ltgov14/> Somers secured the [[Republican]] nomination in the primary on August 12. Her running mate for the general election is gubernatorial nominee [[Tom Foley]].<ref name=tightrace/> {{Nov2014genelection}}
 
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Revision as of 14:06, 13 August 2014

Heather Somers
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General electionNovember 4, 2014
Candidate for
Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut
PartyRepublican
Leadership
Town Councilor, Groton, Connecticut
Prior offices
Mayor of Groton, Connecticut
Personal
ProfessionMarketing executive
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Office website
Personal website
Campaign website
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Heather Somers is a Republican candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut in the 2014 elections.[1] She won narrowly in the August 13 primary and will share the ticket with GOP gubernatorial nominee Tom Foley in the general election.[2]

Somers is a former Mayor of Groton, Connecticut. She currently serves on the Groton Town Council. Somers works as a marketing executive.

Elections

2014

See also: Connecticut Lieutenant Gubernatorial election, 2014

Somers is running for election to the office of Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut.[3][1] Somers secured the Republican nomination in the primary on August 12. Her running mate for the general election is gubernatorial nominee Tom Foley.[2] The general election takes place November 4, 2014.

Republican primary - August 12, 2014

Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut, Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngHeather Somers 34.5% 27,083
Penny Bacchiochi 33.6% 26,312
David Walker 31.9% 25,026
Total Votes 78,421
Election Results Via:Connecticut Secretary of State. Vote totals above are unofficial and reflect 100% precincts reporting.

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