Republicans made gains in larger towns last night, and in a few areas where they had been out of power for a few years. But Democrats made gains in small towns and in more traditionally conservative areas of the state, including Simsbury, Cromwell and a surprise win in East Haven. Kind of a mixed bag no matter who you are–although I think Dems may have done just a little better.
The map below is preliminary. Please let me know what I’ve got wrong, and I’ll fix it!
“Top office” by party 2007
For the sake of comparison, here is the map from the 2005 election:
“Top Office” by party – 2005
The council/legislative control map will take a little longer, as that information is REALLY hard to find sometimes. Give me a few more days.