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Hartford, Windsor And Bloomfield Voting In Special Senate Election

Voters in Hartford, Windsor and Bloomfield will decide who the next state senator from the second district is at a special election scheduled for Tuesday.

Three candidates are vying to fill the seat left vacant by Eric Coleman, who resigned in January to pursue a judgeship.

They are: six-term Democratic Rep. Doug McCrory, 7th District Hartford; Republican Michael McDonald, a former Windsor town council member; and Aaron Romano, a Bloomfield attorney who is running unaffiliated as a write-in candidate.

A special election will also be held to fill Republican Rob Kane's vacant Senate...