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Dave Kelsey honored with 2023 Prescott Bush Award

May 31, 2023 — At the Connecticut GOP's 44th annual Prescott Bush Awards Dinner held at the Stamford Hilton, the prestigious Prescott Bush Award was presented to Old Lyme RTC's David Kelsey!  Congratulations to Dave on this well-deserved honor that recognizes his efforts on behalf of the Republican Party.

Letter from RTC Chairman outlines Republican values

In the Spring of 2023, OL RTC Chairman Randy Nixon sent a letter to all townspeople detailing the core principles of the Old Lyme Republican Town Committee and asking voters to support the work of the committee and its candidates in the upcoming election.

     You can read the letter by clicking on the image here.

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Annual picnic draws hundreds to Griswold Point

Sunset on the Sound, the Old Lyme Republicans' annual picnic, drew hundreds of supporters to beautiful Griswold Point on September 11, 2022, for an "all-American barbecue."  Guests enjoyed delicious food, festive music provided by the String of Pearls band, an exciting Silent Auction, and remarks from an array of candidates for statewide office, including gubernatorial candidate Bob Stefanowski, candidate for US Senate Leora Levy, state representative Devin Carney, and state senate hopeful Jerry Labriola.

     Scroll through the slideshow below to see images from the picnic!

August 9 Primary Results

Connecticut Republicans went to the polls on August 9 to choose candidates in two statewide races, for the US Senate seat and for Secretary of the State.

In the Senate primary, Leora Levy won over Themis Klarides and Peter Lumaj.

In the Secretary of the State race, Dominic Rapini emerged as the nominee over Terrie Wood.

Summer Cocktail Party

On June 11, Old Lyme Republicans gathered at the Old Lyme Country Club for a cocktail reception honoring this year's candidates. A number of statewide candidates attended, including Laura Devlin (lieutenant governor candidate), Jessica Kordas (attorney general candidate), Jerry Labriola (running for state senate 20th district), Themis Klarides (then-candidate for US Senate), and Mike France (candidate for the US House, 2nd District).

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