In a recent article from Day Staff Writer David Collins, he writes about the chance to change the landscape of Hartford, if Mirna Martinez is elected. It’s an interesting and compelling piece of why Ms Martinez’s voice would be a clear addition to the General Assembly. This is an excerpt from the day, follow the link for the full article. https://www.theday.com/local-columns/20190207/mirna-martinez-could-be-new-londons-third-party-voice-in-hartford It was New London’s art scene that first drew Mirna Martinez and her husband, an artist, to the city, when they stumbled on one of the open gallery events that used to be held regularly downtown. Martinez, who was born and raised in NewRead More →

New London Greens pick Martinez to run for state rep seat Published January 20. 2019 7:51PM | Updated January 20. 2019 8:14PM New London – Members of the New London Green Party on Sunday voted to endorse Board of Education member Mirna Martinez as its candidate for a vacant 39th District House seat. Martinez, 46, is a mother of two and former bilingual teacher who is serving her third term as a member of the Board of Education. She served as the board’s president for the past year. Martinez is seeking the seat vacated by former state representative Chris Soto, a Democrat who has taken a job asRead More →

Martinez expected to run for Soto’s state rep sea New London – School board member Mirna Martinez has emerged as the Green Party’s likely candidate in the race to fill the soon-to-be vacated 39th District state representative seat. “She is excited at the thought of taking it on. Her energy level and tenaciousness and creativity in the ability to move ideas forward are pretty impressive,” Stuller said. Martinez’s candidacy received overwhelming support from fellow Greens and she is not expected to be challenged for the formal nomination at an upcoming convention, said New London Green Party Chairwoman Ronna Stuller. Stuller expects Martinez will be a candidateRead More →