• Connecticut Supreme Court
  • Connecticut Supreme Court
  • SC 19010
  • Sep 26 2012 (Date Decided)
  • Rogers, C.J.
Connecticut General Statutes §9-249a is an ambiguous statute and its legislative history, genealogy and public policy all support a construction requiring the party whose candidate for governor polled the highest number of votes on that party's line be given precedence on the ballot in the subsequent general election.