Turnout tells tale of election

[Wilton Bulletin] An energized Democratic turnout in the Nov. 7 election appears to have been critical in helping all Democratic candidates win their seats, a feat that proved unattainable just two years ago. Even more significant is the fact that Democrats were among the highest vote-getters of the day, particularly since slightly more Republicans than Democrats turned out to vote, followed by those who are unaffiliated. [Read the article on…

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Praise for Dubow at his Last Bd. of Selectmen Meeting

From Good Morning Wilton: [The November 20th] Board of Selectman meeting was the last one that selectman Richard “Dick” Dubow will attend for his current term on the BOS, and first selectwoman Lynne Vanderslice recognized him for his service at the start of the meeting. Dubow’s current 6-year term was the latest one he served as part of the more than 30 years he has devoted to volunteering on Town of Wilton boards and commissions. Dubow…

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GMW: McFadden & Low Say Thank You to Voters, Supporters

In letters to the Editor of Good Morning Wilton, Deborah McFadden (Board of Selectment) and Deborah Low (Board of Education) expressed their appreciation to the voters of Wilton for their recent election. Read the GMW post here. McFadden:  Bittersweet to End DTC Chair Term but Excited to Serve Wilton To the Editor: This is a letter of gratitude. I am grateful to the voters of Wilton for electing me to…

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How’s this for fairness? Dismantle ACA and eliminate healthcare tax deduction

The Republican administration couldn’t repeal the ACA, so now they are trying to sabotage it. Now to add insult to injury, they are proposing to eliminate the tax deduction for extraordinary medical expenses. That would directly impact 9 million tax filers who get some relief from the expenses of caring for aging parents or severely ill spouses or children. They are doing this it is said … that the bill…

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Official Election Results

Thanks to all the volunteers for their extraordinary efforts to help with our historic Democratic sweep!  And we are grateful to all the voters who chose to support our slate of outstanding candidates. 

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Democratic sweep in Wilton!

From Good Morning Wilton:  Dems Win Big as Wilton Taps McFadden & Bufano for BOS; Low, Jeanes & Hemmerle for BOE.  Mirroring the nationwide trend for Tuesday’s Election Day, Wilton Democrats won big yesterday, as Deborah McFadden handily won a seat on the Board of Selectmen, and two of the three open Board of Education seats went to Democrats Deborah Low and Gretchen Jeanes. Joining McFadden on the BOS will be Republican Lori Bufano, who won re-election as the second highest…

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