The 2017 mayoral campaign truly heated up, with temperatures reaching into the nineties, as members of Congress, numerous other state and local dignitaries and dozens of city residents turned out in support of Merrill Gay’s candidacy for Mayor.
U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT). Frank Gerratana photo.
U.S. Cong. Elizabeth Esty (D-5). Frank Gerratana photo.
Ald. Shirley Black (D-3), Democratic Chair Bill Shortell, Merrill Gay, Sen. Chris Murphy. Frank Gerratana photo.
Cong. Elizabeth Esty (D-5), Sen. Terry Gerratana (D-6) and Democratic Chair Bill Shortell. Frank Gerratana photo
The event was held at the home of State Representative Peter Tercyak (D-26).