Tag Archives: 16th Senate District


Dems turn to Rogers to challenge Markley

SOUTHINGTON — Democrats have endorsed a candidate to face state Sen. Joseph Markley, R-16th District, in the November election. Democratic delegates for the 16th Senatorial District nominated Ryan Rogers in…


Markley earns another term

SOUTHINGTON — State Sen. Joe Markley handily won a third term Tuesday representing the 16th Senate District. Markley, a Republican, defeated Working Families challenger Christopher Robertson by 16,003 votes, 21,913…


Markley unchallenged in Senate race

PROSPECT — The race for the state Senate 16th District is shaping up to be a one-man show. Joseph Markley, the Republican incumbent from Southington, has been endorsed for a…

Republican Joe Markley is congratulated by supporters Tuesday at Friends Cafe in Southington after defeating John "Corky" Mazurek in the 16th Senate District race. –RA ARCHIVE

Markley defeats Mazurek in the 16th District

SOUTHINGTON — Republican state Sen. Joe Markley soundly won a second consecutive term representing the 16th District, beating his Democratic challenger, John “Corky” Mazurek, by more than 2,500 votes. Of…

John 'Corky' Mazurek

Mazuerk receives endorsements

Democrat John “Corky” Mazurek picked up two endorsements in his run for state Senate last week. According to a release issued by his campaign, the Connecticut Education Association and the…

John 'Corky' Mazurek

Realtors association endorses Mazurek

State Senate candidate John “Corky” Mazurek was recently endorsed by the Connecticut Association of Realtors Political Action Committee. “We are pleased to inform you that the trustees of the Realtors…

Democrat challenger John ‘Corky’ Mazurek, left, and Republican incumbent Joe Markley are vying for the state Senate seat in the 16th District, which will include Prospect following the November election.

New district means new senator for Prospect

PROSPECT — No matter the outcome at the polls, come November Prospect residents will have a new state senator representing them in Hartford. In December, state legislators approved new boundaries…