Ned Lamont To Officially Enter Governor's Race On Tuesday; Leading Polls Among Five Democrats

By: Christopher Keating, Courant.com

Greenwich cable television entrepreneur Ned Lamont will officially announce Tuesday morning that he is running for governor.

The announcement will be made at the Old State House in downtown Hartford, which is the same site where Lamont launched his candidacy against U.S. Senator Joseph I. Lieberman. Lamont is best known for defeating Lieberman in the August 2006 primary, but he lost three months later in a three-way race in the general election. Lieberman pulled 50 percent, while Lamont had 40 percent and Republican Alan Schlesinger scored only 10 percent.

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