“Shawn Wooden brings energy and passion to everything he does. He cares deeply about the people he serves and will use his energy and determination to improve the lives of residents in Hartford, Bloomfield and Windsor. I've worked closely with Shawn these past few years and I have seen how hard he works to bring about change. He’ll bring new ideas and new leadership to the State Senate. I’m proud to endorse him and look forward to continuing to work with him when he is our next State Senator.”
“I’m honored to have the support of Mayor Segarra and can’t wait to be his State Senator," said Wooden. "I want to thank the Mayor, not only for supporting my campaign, but for all the hard work he does every single day for the people of Hartford. I look forward to representing our city, Windsor and Bloomfield as the 2nd district’s next State Senator."
This announcement comes on the heels of Wooden's decisive Democratic Party endorsement win and endorsements from the Mayor, Deputy Mayor and Democratic Party Chair of Windsor. The Democratic Primary will be held on Tuesday, August 12th.
Shawn Wooden is a father of two boys, a husband, an attorney and Hartford’s City Council President. Shawn is the endorsed Democrat running for State Senate and is running to give our district a fresh start, bring new energy and leadership, and ensure that the voices of Windsor, Bloomfield and Hartford are heard at the State Capitol. Shawn will fight to help bring jobs and economic development to our region, improve our schools, provide tax relief to middle-class families, increase public safety and ensure every town gets its fair share of resources."