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Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT)

2nd term Democrat from Connecticut.


Residence: Greenwich

Marital Status: Married (Cynthia)

Prev. Occupation: Attorney, Public Official

Prev. Political Exp.: CT House, 1984-87; CT Senate, 1987-91; CT Atty. General, 1991-2011; US Senate, 2011-present

Military: USMCR, 1970-76

Education: BA Harvard University, 1967; JD Yale University, 1973

Birthdate: 02/13/1946

Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY

Religion: Jewish

Percentage in Last Election: 63%

Major Opponent: Dan Carter


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Richard Blumenthal via Web Form.


Washington, D.C. Office:

706 Hart Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-2823
Fax: (202) 224-9673

Hartford Office: (more district offices)

90 State House Square, 10th Floor
Hartford, Connecticut 06103
Phone: (860) 258-6940
Fax: (860) 258-6958



Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Joel Kelsey
  • Scheduler: Michael Lawson
  • Legis. Dir.: Brian Steele
  • Comm. Dir.: Maria McElwain


Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Sen. Richard Blumenthal's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. Richard Blumenthal a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
S.127 - Transfer of Mare Island Naval Cemetery No N/A
S.1881 - Veterans Expedited TSA Screening Safe Travel Act No N/A
S.319 - Women Veterans and Families Health Services Act of 2019 Yes N/A
S.1573 - Veterans Preventive Health Coverage Fairness Act No N/A
S.179 - VA Medicinal Cannabis Research Act of 2019 No N/A
S.554 - Burn Pit Registry Enhancement Act No N/A
S.332 - Agent Orange Exposure Fairness Act of 2019 Yes N/A
S.492 - DRIVE Act No N/A
S.1370 - Gold Star Family Tax Relief Act Yes N/A
S.622 - Military Widow's Tax Elimination Act of 2019 Yes N/A
S.1154 - Department of Veterans Affairs Electronic Health Record Advisory Committee Act No N/A
(More Bills)


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