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Connecticut

The state of Connecticut has two senators in the United States Senate and five representatives in the United States House of Representatives.

Senators

Each state in the United States elects two senators, regardless of the state’s population. Senators serve six-year terms with staggered elections. Americans in the United States’s six territories do not have senators.

Connecticut’s senators are:

Richard Blumenthal
Senior Senator

Richard Blumenthal

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

Christopher Murphy

Democrat
Since Jan 3, 2013
Next Election in 2018

Representatives

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 of Representatives for a two-year term. Representatives are also called congressmen/congresswomen. Americans in the United States’s six territories are represented in the House of Representatives by an additional six non-voting delegates.

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Connecticut’s five representatives are:

John Larson
1st District

John Larson

Democrat
Since Jan 6, 1999
Joe Courtney
2nd District

Joe Courtney

Democrat
Since Jan 4, 2007
Rosa DeLauro
3rd District

Rosa DeLauro

Democrat
Since Jan 3, 1991
James Himes
4th District

James Himes

Democrat
Since Jan 6, 2009
Elizabeth Esty
5th District

Elizabeth Esty

Democrat
Since Jan 3, 2013

Map of Congressional Districts