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Reclaim Connecticut (RCT)

is the first media company covering Connecticut politics and policy from a center-right perspective. RCT has a dedicated and engaged following among conservatives and independents in the state, and also has unique access to Connecticut’s top campaigns, legislators, and influencers. RCT’s mission is to provide unparalleled coverage and analysis in the state’s most exciting election year in a generation.

Andres Lautz

Andrew Lautz, President:

Andrew Lautz is the president of RCT. Andrew was born and raised in Litchfield County, and worked for campaigns in Connecticut from 2010 through 2014. He served as the Deputy Communications Director for the Connecticut Republican Party (CT GOP) in 2015, and worked for Marco Rubio’s presidential campaign in 2016.

Andrew’s email is [email protected].

Michael Presutti

Michael Presutti, Executive Director:

Michael, a native son of Connecticut, holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Hartford in European and American History. Co-founder of Reclaim Connecticut, with a diverse background in politics and research. Michael has held roles at America Rising, the Republican National Committee, and Yale University. Michael is a self-described craftsman who has a passion for car culture.