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Laura Bartok Makes National List of 35 Women Running For Office You Should Know About

Laura Bartok, State Representative candidate in the 77th District .

Laura Bartok, State Representative candidate in the 77th District .

Refiney29, a digital media news company, included State Representative candidate Laura Bartok on a list of nearly three dozen female candidates across the country.

“It is important that more women run for office, so I am honored to be part of this article,” Bartok said.

“With Election Day fast approaching, I remain strongly committed to what my campaign has always been about: working to get more education funding for Bristol, effectively supporting veterans, helping small businesses succeed and ensuring seniors are able to retire with security and dignity.”

Refinery29 has more than 27 million unique visitors each month on their website and reaches over 225 million people across all digital platforms.

The list, which also features women running for U.S. Senate seats in California and Pennsylvania, includes a total of thirty-five candidates.

According to the National Conference of State Legislatures, women make up less than a third (27.8%) of all legislators in the Connecticut General Assembly.

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