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.

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Senators

Each state elects two senators for staggered 6-year terms. Senators represent the entire state.

Senior Senator
Richard Blumenthal
Democrat
Took Office: Jan 5, 2011
Next Election: 2016
Junior Senator
Christopher Murphy
Democrat
Took Office: Jan 3, 2013
Next Election: 2018

Representatives

The United States is divided into 435 congressional districts — 5 in Connecticut — 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.

1st District
John Larson
Democrat
Took Office: Jan 6, 1999
Bristol, West Hartford, East Hartford, ...
2nd District
Joe Courtney
Democrat
Took Office: Jan 4, 2007
Windham County, Tolland County and ...
3rd District
Rosa DeLauro
Democrat
Took Office: Jan 3, 1991
Milford city (balance), North Haven, ...
4th District
James Himes
Democrat
Took Office: Jan 6, 2009
Stamford, Norwalk, Westport, Trumbull, Darien, ...
5th District
Elizabeth Esty
Democrat
Took Office: Jan 3, 2013
Danbury and parts of Litchfield ...

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