George Logan, the Republican candidate for CT Fifth Congressional District, has erased the advantage that the Democrat incumbent had six months ago.
Politico reported the congressional race between Logan and Rep. Hayes (D) is now tied, but the upward trend is in the Republican’s favor. In the Politico Forecast 2022 categories, CT-5 moved from ‘Lean Democratic’ in April to a ‘Toss-up’ now.
To the surprise of many, Connecticut has a large Hispanic population that is over 40% in several large cities. These Americans have also been affected by the rising inflation, the high cost of fuel, the increase of crime in their towns, the lack of availability of critical products, such as baby formula, and other outcomes of the disastrous Democrats’ agenda.
Latinos are leaving the Democratic party in great numbers and that is having an impact on the approaching Connecticut elections.
Two weeks ago, Vice President Harris was at Central Connecticut State University attending a pro-abortion event. Despite her efforts to present the gathering as non political, she used the opportunity to support Rep. Hayes reelection campaign.
Just the presence of the Vice President in Connecticut a month before the mid-term elections, shows how worried the Democrats are about the gains that Republicans like George Logan are making in a state that has been considered until now a Democrat stronghold.
George Logan, the Republican candidate, supports law enforcement, economic growth, tax reduction, low inflationary policies, and control over our borders, just to name a few of the issues that are important to us today.
And his parents are from Guatemala! One more reason for Hispanics to leave the Democratic party and vote for what is best for us.
Camilo Riano is a technology and management consultant who has worked for several management consulting firms, the state of Georgia, the city of New York, and the United Nations. He lives in Westport, CT with his wife and four children, and is strongly committed to the fight against indoctrination and the relentless attacks on their American values.