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Connecticut Secretary of State - Election Services Division
2002 Connecticut Congressional and Statewide Results
Party Endorsements: 7/21/02, Filing Deadline: 8/16/02, Primary: 9/10/02,
Last Updated: November 7, 2002
Predictions, Notes, List of State Parties,
Governor 63% in '98, 2nd term, Pre-election Poll Numbers
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Cook Political Report's overview: Leans Republican, Campaign & Election's Odds: 2:1 Republican, Stu Rothenberg: Republican, Peter Orvetti: Republican, Congressional Quarterly's Ranking: Republican Favored, Larry Sabato's Crystal Ball: Republican Favored,
ex-St. Compt. '94 nominee William E. "Bill" Curry, Jr. (D) 43.9%, John G. Rowland (R) 56.1%, retired painter William "Bill" Colonna (Vet/WI), account manager Philip J. Gosselin (Rfm/WI), transit board member Maryellen Hillis Bousquest (WI), '00 Presidential write in candidate Sylvester J. Pettway, Jr. (WI),
Lt. Governor - Tied with Gov.,
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic,
St. Sen. George C. Jepsen (D) 43.9, M. Jodi Rell (R) 56.1%,
Attorney General,
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic,
Richard "Al" Blumenthal (D) 65.6%, Martha Dean (R) 34.4%,
Secretary of State,
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic,
Susan Bysiewicz (D) 64.2%, St. Rep. Ronald S. San Angelo (R) 34.3%, legal service provider Darlene H. Nicholas (L) 1.5%,
Treasurer,
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic,
Denise L. Nappier (D) 55.9%, attorney Ross H. Garber (R) 41.3%, '00 Sec. of St. nominee Ken Mosher (L) 1.3%,
ex-teacher / '00 Congressional nominee Timothy A. Knibbs (CC) 1.4%,
Comptroller,
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic,
Nancy Wyman (D) 62.2%, Steven Mullins (R) 36.4%, justice of the peace Leonard H. "Lenny" Rasch (L) 1.4%,
Connecticut Lost a Congressional District due to Reapportionment
Reps. Jim Maloney (D) and Nancy Johnson (R) will be in the same district
1st Congressional District, 71.5% in '00, 2nd term
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic, Campaign & Election's Odds: 3:1 Democrat, Congressional Quarterly's Ranking: Safe Democrat,
John B. Larson (D) 66.8%, attorney '92 nominee Philip L. Steele (R) 33.2%, IBM researcher / '02 GOP primary candidate Miriam J. Masullo (WI, NL), Max Welch (WI),
2nd Congressional District, 50.6% in '00, 1st term
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Campaign & Election's Odds: 12:11 Republican, Roll Call's Outlook: Leans Republican, National Journal's Hottest Races, Congressional Quarterly's Ranking: Leans Republican, Cook Political Report's overview: Leans Republican, Larry Sabato's Crystal Ball: Leans Republican,
ex-St. Rep. / '98 Lt. Gov. nominee Joseph "Joe" Courtney (D) 45.9%, Robert "Rob" Simmons (R) 54.1%,
3rd Congressional District, 71.9% in '00, 6th term
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Democratic, Campaign & Election's Odds: 6:1 Democrat, Congressional Quarterly's Ranking: Safe Democrat,
Rosa L. DeLauro (D) 65.6%, restaurant owner / gay rights activist H. Richter Elser (R) 29.5%, mediatior Charlie Pillsbury (G) 4.9%,
4th Congressional District, 57.6% in '00, 7th term,
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Campaign & Election's Odds: 4:1 Republican, Congressional Quarterly's Ranking: Safe Republican,
ex-selectwoman / '00 nominee Stephanie H. Sanchez (D) 35.6%, Christopher Shays (R) 64.4%, engineer Carl E. Vassar (L/WI),
5th Congressional District, 53.5% in '00 and 3rd term for Maloney (D), 62.6% in '00 and 10th term for Johnson (R),
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Campaign & Election's Odds: 9:8 Republican, Roll Call's Outlook: Leans Republican, National Journal's Hottest Races, Congressional Quarterly's Ranking: Leans Republican, U.S.A. Today: Races to Watch, Cook Political Report's overview: Leans Republican, Larry Sabato's Crystal Ball: Leans Republican, Maloney is one of Roll Call's 5th most vulnerable incumbent,
U.S. Rep. James H. "Jim" Maloney (D) 43.3%, U.S. Rep. Nancy L. Johnson (R) 54.2%, commerical pilot / '82 Governor nominee Walter Gengarelly (L) 0.7%,
'90, '94, & '98 Governor nominee Joseph A. Zdonczyk (CC) 1.8%,

1. Link to Predictions:
Campaign & Election Magazine,
The Cook Political Report,
Congressional Quarterly,
D.C.'s Political Report,
Larry Sabato,
National Journal,
Peter Orvetti,
Roll Call,
Stu Rothenberg,
U.S.A. Today,

2. D.C.'s Political Report's stars indicate the rating of the race from 1 star to 5 stars depending on its entertainment value.
The color indicates D.C.'s Political Report's prediction of the winning party.
= Democrat retain control, = Democrats take over control,
= Republican retain control, = Republicans take over control,
= Independent / 3rd Party retains control, = Independent / 3rd Party take over control
Bold indicates incumbent. Yellow district indicates open races.
Light Blue boxes indicates Democrats maintained control. Light Red boxes indicates Republicans maintained control.
Blue boxes indicates Democrats took control. Red boxes indicates Republicans took control.

3. Key to Connecticut Political Parties:
(CC) = Concerned Citizens Party
- Affiliated with the Constitution Party
(D) = Democratic Party
(G) = Green Party
(I) = independent candidates
(L) = Libertarian Party
(R) = Republican Party
(Vet) = Veterans Party
(WI) = Write-in candidates


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