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Thank You Ridgefield!

Statement of Joe Shapiro, Chair, Ridgefield Democratic Town Committee (November 4, 2020) Ridgefield Democrats are thrilled with the local election results. Democrats’ decisive clean sweep on Tuesday affirms that Democrats …

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Decency, Honesty, Integrity

By Joe Shapiro Ridgefield ballot Row A lists Vice President Joe Biden/Senator Kamala Harris, Congressman Jim Himes, State Senator Will Haskell, and either 111th District State Representative candidate Aimee Berger-Girvalo …

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Berger-Girvalo: The Standard You Accept

by Aimee Berger-Girvalo Just 24 hours before the August 11th primary, Connecticut GOP-endorsed candidate for U.S. Congress in the 2nd Congressional District, Tom Gilmer, was arrested on intimate partner violence …

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Berger-Girvalo: Opening Schools Safely

By Aimee Berger-Girvalo Connecticut has gone from being considered a COVID-19 “hotspot” to having one of the lowest rates of infection in the country. By all indications, our collective participation …

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Aimee Berger-Girvalo Nominated for 111th Seat

The race is on for Ridgefield’s 111th State Legislative seat.  The evening of Tuesday, May 26, the Ridgefield Democratic Town Committee unanimously nominated long-time Ridgefield resident, Aimee Berger-Girvalo, as their candidate …

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Elect Doers, Not Demagogues

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

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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Pie & Politics Attracts Record Crowd

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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I Hear You

Since announcing my candidacy for 111th District State Representative, I have continuously expressed my desire to speak with you at meetings, on your doorsteps, at events, and by telephone. I …

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Today is the Day

Every day I think it’s going to get better in Hartford. That elected officials will get past partisan voting and loyalties. That office holders will represent all of us, not …

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Today’s Ridgefield

SUPPORT AIMEE’S CAMPAIGN — DONATE $5 ONLINE For almost 13 years, I’ve called Ridgefield home. But it’s also much more to me.  I feel Ridgefield is a community to which …