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Elect Doers, Not Demagogues

In Featured Story by Alex Harris

Democrats are the party of doers, initiators, and problems solvers. Across the country and in Connecticut, Democrats outperform Republicans in reducing deficits, stimulating job creation and economic growth, safeguarding education …

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A New Today and Tomorrow

In Stories by Aimee Berger-Girvalo

If you automatically pull the lever for State Representative, please think again. Think about accessibility, accountability and responsiveness. Imagine a Representative holding open office hours at Town Hall and regularly …

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Get Involved. Make A Difference.

In Stories by Will Haskell

My name is Will Haskell. I’m the Democratic nominee to represent Ridgefield in the Connecticut State Senate. I knocked on more than 3,000 doors this summer, and I heard from …

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Obama Endorses Haskell!!

In Stories by Alex Harris

October 1, 2018: “Today, I’m proud to endorse even more Democratic candidates who aren’t just running against something, but for something — to expand opportunity for all of us and …

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Fiscal & Moral Deficits

In Gallery by Alex Harris

In this second year of unified Republican national government, the federal budget deficit soared to nearly $800 billion, a 6-year high and nearly 50% larger than when President Obama left …

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All American Holiday

In Gallery by Alex Harris

Although special days of thanksgiving have been common in most religions and cultures for millennia, Thanksgiving in the United States is a uniquely unifying American tradition. Prior to the American …

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Thank You

In Top Story by Alex Harris

Tuesday was an historic election and Ridgefield Democrats have much for which we are thankful. Our greatest thanks are to each voter, no matter party or votes cast, for voting. …

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Sample Ballots & Voter Guides

In Stories by Alex Harris

Click on the links below to review, save or print various materials to aid voting: Why to Vote Straight-Ticket Democratic: Read and arm yourself with these arguments to persuade wavering …

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He’s No Moderate

In Stories by Alex Harris

Many Ridgefield residents, including moderates and progressives, believe John Frey’s personable friendliness reflects political moderation. However, John’s record is decidedly immoderate. John’s immoderation is not a recent development, but rather …

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John Frey’s Secret Relationships

In Stories by Alex Harris

Summary: Frey’s personal PAC collects tens of thousands of dollars each year from corporate PACs and interest groups to finance exclusive luxury trips and entertainment for Frey. Some of the …

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Pie & Politics Attracts Record Crowd

In Stories by Alex Harris

Democrats flocked to the Ridgefield Democratic Town Committee’s (“DTC”) Pie & Politics event on Sunday afternoon, at the home of Betsy and Bob Thompson. The DTC reported a record turn-out, …

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Middle Class Day

In Stories by Alex Harris

Labor Day is popularly recognized as the end of summer, the beginning of fall, the start of the school year, and in some years the dawn of campaign season. A …