State Sen. Marilyn Moore qualifies for Democratic primary for Bridgeport mayor

The Bridgeport Registrar of Voters officially qualified state Sen. Marilyn Moore to be on the ballot Tuesday.

News 12 Staff

Aug 13, 2019, 7:40 PM

Updated 1,748 days ago

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Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim will now be forced to defend his seat in a Democratic primary.

The Bridgeport Registrar of Voters officially qualified state Sen. Marilyn Moore to be on the ballot Tuesday.

"I am running for mayor because I want Bridgeport to be a place for everyone, where every worker has the opportunity to prosper and thrive," Moore said. "I want a city where every child has access to a quality education in their neighborhood. I want a city where all residents feel safe and welcome. Bridgeport can do better. We can do better. Now it is the time to fight for a city we can be proud of."

Voters will decide on a Democratic nominee on Sept. 10.


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