Be an informed voter! The Weston RTC will be sending important election information to you this election season. Get to know your Republican Candidates and learn more about the critical issues confronting our state. For more information on Connecticut’s unsustainable debt burden, read here!
Welcome to Weston Republican Town Committee!
Weston Republican Town Committee
“Weston is a small residential community whose taxpayers are faced with the challenges of keeping Weston educationally, economically, recreationally and socially strong. The Weston Republican Town Committee respects the residents and applauds the volunteers who, over the years, have made our town such a welcoming and desirable place to live.”
Britta Lerner, Chairman
Read Our Full Mission Statement here.
You, your family & friends are invited to meet your 2014 Republican Candidates!
Enjoy hearty country fare, music and beverages at the historic Weston Grange
Sunday October 19th from 3pm – 6pm
Invited guests include:
Gubernatorial Candidate Tom Foley, Dan Debicella – Congressional Candidate CT 4, State Senator Dist 26 Tony Boucher, State Senate Candidate Dist 28 Tony Hwang, State Rep John Shaban, plus Candidates for Lt Governor Heather Somers, State Treasurer Tim Herbst, Secretary of State Peter Lumaj, State Attorney General Kie Westby, State Comptroller Sharon McLaughlin and Probate Judge Lisa Wexler.
Fun for all ages at the historic Norfield Grange – 12 Goodhill Rd, Weston.
Children are Welcome!
$10 per adult; $20 per family
Country casual dress. The event is indoor/outdoor – so come rain or shine!
R.S.V.P. Dawn Rivera, Weston.email@example.com
Congratulations to Tom Foley, Heather Somers & Sharon McLaughlin. The GOP slate is final. Visit our 2014 Election Page to view the complete list of candidates on the Weston ballot. This is a crucial election. Vote. Volunteer. Donate.
Our Republican Stars Shone Brightly Under the Weston Stars
A big thank you to all our guests, our fantastic candidates, our gracious hosts, the Crowleys and photographer Vivian Simons for making our 2014 Weston RTC Clambake the best ever!
Pictured above: left State Senator John McKinney, 4th Congressional Candidate Dan Debicella, State Representative Tony Hwang and former State Representative John Stripp. right: Bob Ferguson, Martha Diamant, Jennifer Matthesen and Aaron Gaberman
Pictured left: Dan Gilbert, State Representative John Shaban and Selectman Dennis Tracey. right: Therese and John Zuch
See More Photos in our Clambake Photo Gallery.
Other RTC News:
RTC Welcomes New Member Jennifer Matthesen
RTC Endorses Theresa Brasco for Republican Registrar
Visit our Memorial Day Parade Photo Gallery
Weston RTC Endorses Candidates in Key Races
During the April Meeting, the Weston RTC endorsed the following Candidates:
- Connecticut’s 4th Congressional District: Dan Debicella – former State Senator
- Governor: Mark Boughton, Mayor of Danbury
- State Senator, 26th District: Toni Boucher, incumbent
- State Senator, 28th District: Tony Hwang, State Representative 134th District
- Probate Judge-Weston/Wesport: Lisa Wexler, incumbent
The Weston Republican Town Committee elected a New Board for 2014 – 2016:
Chair: Britta Lerner, Vice-Chair: Dawn Rivera, Campaign Chair: Bob Ferguson, Treasurer: Theresa Brasco, Secretary Hillary Koyner.
On March 11, 2014 the Weston Republican Town Committee voted to support fully the Weston Senior Activity Center and encouraged the Weston Board of Selectmen and Board of Finance to fund the Center properly in the coming fiscal year.
On Monday, January 13, 2014 the Weston RTC met to elect its 2014 – 2016 Committee Members. New Members include: Mark Crowley, Robert Ferguson and Chris Moore.
The RTC also thanked our ‘retiring’ members: W. Glenn Major, Jane Gray, Martha Diamant and Dr. Tom Aquila whose service to the Weston RTC totals nearly 100 years.
To see the full membership roster, click here.
Congratulations to All Our Candidates and Volunteers!
A Special Thanks to All the Volunteers who Helped Elect:
Selectman: Dennis Tracy
Board of Education: Elise Major
Judge of Probate: Lisa Wexler
Planning and Zoning: Jim Carlon, Tom Failla & Britta Lerner
Board of Zoning Appeals: Frederick Noyes, Jr
ZBA Alternate: John Moran
Board of Assessment Appeals: Ryan Cornell & Hillary Koyner
Police Commission: Woody Bliss & Peter Ottomano
The Weston Forum Endorses These Candidates:
Patty Kopas, Board of Finance for “passion, expertise and a unique viewpoint”
Elise Major, Board of Education for “a fresh perspective and extensive community experience”
Britta Lerner, P&Z for being “a voice of reason and a standout choice”
Dr. Tom Failla, P&Z for “considerable land use knowledge”
Hillary Koyner, Assessment Appeals for “experience and commitment”
Republicans Campaign on being a Good Neighbor and Service to the Town
Our Candidates for Board of Finance and P&Z Answer Questions at Weston LWV Debate Read here
Candidates Speak out – Patty Kopas: Board of Finance and Jim Carlon, Britta Lerner & Tom Failla: P&Z Read here
Patty Kopas is Best Choice for Board of Finance Read here