Senator Blumenthal is putting his support behind Elicker.
In a post on Instagram, the U.S. Senator said, in part, “His energy and strong work ethic, combined with a powerful intellect and deep integrity, will bring vibrant leadership to the city. He is committed to spurring economic development that benefits the entire community.”
In a post, she cited his progressive platform plan for New Haven as her reason for endorsement.
Elicker also received support from U.S. Senator Chris Murphy last week.