Brandon McGee is a four-term state representative. McGee, entered the race last January, saying he was motivated by issues such as subpar housing in the city, and a lack of opportunity for people released from jail. With respect to Mayor Bronin’s performance, he says he was particularly turned off by the Mayor’s decision to explore a run for governor early in his first term as mayor.
You can hear more from Hartford mayoral candidates in a debate to be held Thursday evening, hosted by FOX61 in partnership with the League of Women Voters.
The debate will also be broadcast on FOX61 at 10 a.m., Sunday, September 1 in a special one-hour edition of The Real Story and Real People with Stan Simpson.