Connecticut

Connecticut is a U.S. state with two senators in the United States Senate and five representatives in the United States House of Representatives.

Each state elects two senators for staggered 6-year terms. Senators represent the entire state. Connecticut’s senators are:

Senior Senator

Richard Blumenthal

Democrat
Since Jan 5, 2011
Next Election in 2022
Junior Senator

Christopher Murphy

Democrat
Since Jan 3, 2013
Next Election in 2018

The United States is divided into 435 congressional districts, each with a population of about 710,000 individuals. Each district elects a representative to the House for a two-year term. Representatives are also called congressmen/congresswomen.

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Connecticut’s representatives are:

1st District

John Larson

Democrat
Since Jan 6, 1999
2nd District

Joe Courtney

Democrat
Since Jan 4, 2007
3rd District

Rosa DeLauro

Democrat
Since Jan 3, 1991
4th District

James Himes

Democrat
Since Jan 6, 2009
5th District

Elizabeth Esty

Democrat
Since Jan 3, 2013