Flanigan for Senate

Meet Tyler Flanigan


Tyler Flanigan may be 19, but he’s no newcomer to politics, thanks to his tenacious drive, and his family name.

His 2nd Great Grandfather, James E. Flanigan, was an orator for the East Hartford Democrats. His Great Grandfather, James J. Flanigan, was also an orator for the East Hartford Democrats. His grandfather, Robert J. Flanigan, was a well-known Republican writer in Wethersfield. His great uncle, James J. Flanigan, was a 14-year political veteran, known for his work in educational policy. His third great uncle, Capt. Thomas F. Flanigan, was a prominent member of the Hartford Democratic Party. On both sides of the aisle, the Flanigan family has served their communities at the local level.

More about Tyler

  • Opioid Epidemic

    The opioid epidemic has deeply affected Connecticut residents from all walks of life.
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  • Education

    Education lies at the center of everything. It is the key to success of our future generations.
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  • Veterans

    We will ALWAYS be indebted to our veterans. Veterans risked their lives to protect our freedoms overseas, so it is only fair that we protect them back home.
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  • Infrastructure

    It is no secret that fiscal mismanagement in Hartford has led to poor infrastructure.
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  • Economy

    You don’t need to be an economist to realize that the same tax and spend policies have greatly failed Connecticut residents.
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  • Tolls

    Rep. Guerrera, when asked about his recent proposal to implement tolls said, “You see a tax, I look at it as a user fee.”
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A new age of politics

Tyler Flanigan is running for state senate in Connecticut with an agenda to work for the middle class. Taking up the family heritage of bringing communities together, Tyler is bringing his knowledge of state politics and reaching out to the people directly. This is a campaign of the people, by the people and for the people.

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