Paul R Doyle

The Attorney General's Race Gets Less Crowded: D’Agostino Drops His Exploratory Bid

The Attorney General's Race Gets Less Crowded: D’Agostino Drops His Exploratory Bid

And then there were four: Democrat Mike D’Agostino of Hamden has dropped his exploratory bid for Connecticut attorney general, saying he will focus on winning reelection to the state House of Representatives instead.

“At this time, I believe that the best thing that I can do as we work towards this goal is to run for re-election to the Connecticut House of Representatives,’’ D'Agostino said Friday. “This decision is not the end of the road, it is simply a different path. I look forward to continuing the fight for progressive issues as we work together to lead our state forward.”

D’Agostino’s departure from the race disappoints progressives and labor activists, who had...

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