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Rep. Joe Courtney, D-Conn.

Member of the House (5th term)



District: Connecticut - 2nd District
Political Highlights: Conn. House, 1987-95; Democratic nominee for lieutenant governor, 1998; Democratic nominee for U.S. House, 2002
Born: April 6, 1953; Hartford, Conn.
Residence: Vernon
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Audrey Budarz Courtney; two children
Education: Tufts U., B.A. 1975; U. of Connecticut, J.D. 1978
Elected: 2006
Committee Assignments: Armed Services (Readiness; Seapower & Projection Forces - Ranking Member); Education & the Workforce (Health, Employment, Labor & Pensions; Higher Education & Workforce Training)
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Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 93rd ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 13,768 followers
State Clout: Connecticut is 31st on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state

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