It’s still July — but the November election is just 99 days away.
Senator Chris Murphy came to Westport Democratic Party headquarters today, to inspire volunteers for down-ballot races.
Will Haskell — a recent college graduate, running against Toni Boucher for State Senate in the 26th district — introduced the senator, noting that he’d knocked on doors during Murphy’s first US Senate run.
Murphy is only 44 years old. But that’s twice as old as Haskell. Acknowledging the introduction — and his own early days in politics — Murphy said: “I was Will Haskell!”