CANTON—The Board of Directors of the League of Women Voters has voided invitations from the Litchfield and New Britain League chapters to Harold Burbank II, the Green Party candidate for Connecticut’s 5th District congressional seat, to participate in debates with incumbent Democrat Chris Murphy and Republican David Cappiello.

The League board in Hamden sent Burbank an email on Sept. 22 saying it had withdrawn the local chapters’ written invitations because his candidacy allegedly failed to meet board criteria for budgets, voter outreach, and position papers.

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