Congratulations to our Westport Democratic Candidates!

We had over 85 Democrats in Town Hall Auditorium last night to nominate our fantastic slate of candidates! [twocol_one]First Selectman Melissa Kane Second Selectman Rob Simmelkjaer Board of Education Candice Savin Elaine Whitney Board of Finance Lee Caney Brian Stern[/twocol_one] [twocol_one_last]Planning & Zoning Commission Michael Cammeyer Danielle Dobin Jill Saluck Zoning Board of Appeals Bernard … Read more

Rob Simmelkjaer – Zoning Board of Appeals

Rob Simmelkjaer was appointed to fill a vacancy on the Zoning Board of Appeals in February of 2016.  His term expires in 2018.  He also serves as a volunteer coach for the Westport Soccer Association and as vice moderator at the Norfield Congregational Church in Weston. Rob is a Senior Vice President and on-air contributor … Read more

2013 Election

The Westport Democratic Town Committee is proud to support our candidates for the upcoming November 5, 2013 election: Selectman Helen Garten First Selectman Melissa Kane Second Selectman Board of Finance Brian Stern (incumbent) Lee Caney Blake Benke Board of Education Elaine Whitney (incumbent and current Chair) Brett Aronow (incumbent) Planning and Zoning Commission … Read more

Meet Our Candidates Sunday

Please join Jim Himes, Carolanne Curry, Ted Hoffstatter. Jonathan Steinberg, Democratic State Party Chairwoman Nancy DiNardo and Democratic State Party Executive Director Jonathan Harris  this Sunday at a free pizza party: Sunday, October 14 2-4pm The Fat Cat Pie Co. 9 Wall Street in Norwalk

Senator Murphy in Westport

U.S. Senator. Chris Murphy came to the Westport Library to show support for Westport Democratic Candidates, to meet with constituents, and to take in Westport library highlights.  

Joseloff Not to Seek a Third Term

WDTC_headquarter_12 By James Lomuscio Westport First Selectman Gordon F. Joseloff announced today that he will not seek a third term in November, saying he wants to spend more time with his family and “pursuing other opportunities.” First Selectman Gordon Joseloff: 22 years in public service.  Dave Matlow for Joseloff, 67, a native Westporter, career … Read more

Come Meet Chris Murphy Saturday


The Westport, Weston and Wilton Democrats are hosting United States Senate candidate Chris Murphy this Saturday at Oscar’s Delicatessen from 12:30-1:30. As we head towards the August 14th primary election this is a good chance to meet and talk with Chris.

Obama Fundraiser Stamford Aug 6th

Space is still available but will limited so please reserve now. Reception with President Obama When: Monday, August 6th at 5PM ** TIME CHANGE ** Where: The Stamford Marriott Hotel | Stamford, CT $500 – Guest TO RSVP: Questions, contact Julia Naomi Blue at