Sen. Kelly statement on passing of Patricia Longo: “She was a uniting force”

November 6, 2023

Senate Republican Leader Kevin Kelly issued the following statement on the passing of former Republican National Committeewoman and Vice Chair of the Connecticut Republican Party Patricia Longo:

“Pat was tireless, dedicated and passionate about growing Connecticut’s Republican Party. She was a uniting force who brought the party together through humor, ideas, and sheer strength of will. For decades, Pat truly was a leader for our party. She cared deeply about America, Republican principles, and the future of our state. She also inspired many – especially women – to run for all levels of public office in our state. We send our thoughts and condolences to Pat’s family and friends.”