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Eva Bermudez Zimmerman

Running for Lieutenant Governor
Election: Aug. 14, 2018

Eva's activism began at a young age when she became a plaintiff in CT's landmark school desegregation case. She was on the Newtown Town Council during the period the town is most know for. She is on leave from her job as Director of Child Care for SEIU. She was awarded Latina of the year by the CT Legislature due her enrolling of over 7,000 in the states exchange in the first year of the ACA, She has been a leader in CT's fight for a #15 minimum wage, a state Dreamers bill, environmental justice and women's rights.