State was nominated Monday night to be the Democratic candidate for the 19th Senatorial District, The Bulletin reports.
Reynolds, who has represented Ledyard and Montville in the state House of Representatives for four terms, said after at the close of the General Assembly session.
Democratic First Selectwoman of Sprague Cathy Osten said Monday night she will force a primary against Reynolds, The Bulletin reported.
Republican Chris Coutu, a state representative from Norwich, .
The district includes Marlborough, Columbia, Franklin, Hebron, Lebanon, Ledyard, Lisbon, Norwich, Sprague, and parts of Montville.