The League of Women Voters of Fairfield submitted questions to candidates. Responses were limited to the word count indicated below. All responses are printed, unedited, in this voters guide. All candidates whose official findings were received by the Secretary of the State’s office as of September 20, 2012, were invited to respond to these questions. Candidates are shown in the order in which they appear on the ballot. Candidates for Federal and State offices were also asked for background biographical information by the Connecticut League of Women Voters. This material can be found at the organization’s website: www.lwvct.org.