Peter Lumaj Exploring Run For Statewide Office In 2018

Christopher Keating – Contact Reporter

Some politicians believe it’s never too early to get started.

That is the case for Peter Lumaj, a Republican attorney who filed his papers Tuesday for statewide office – in 2018.

Lumaj, who ran for U.S. Senate in 2012 and Secretary of the State in 2014, opened up an exploratory committee – meaning he does not need to declare for a particular statewide office.

“I’m starting early,” Lumaj said in an interview in the Capitol press room. “We’re looking at all the possibilities for 2018. It’s open-ended.”

Read the full story from the Hartford Courant here.