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Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-Conn.

Member of the House (2nd term)



District: Connecticut - 5th District
Political Highlights: Cheshire Town Council, 2005-08; Conn. House, 2009-11; defeated for re-election to Conn. House, 2010
Born: August 25, 1959; Oak Park, Ill.
Residence: Cheshire
Religion: Congregationalist
Family: Husband, Dan Esty; three children
Education: Harvard U., A.B. 1981; Yale U., J.D. 1985
Elected: 2012
Committee Assignments: Science, Space & Technology (Research and Technology); Transportation & Infrastructure (Highways & Transit; Railroads, Pipelines & Hazardous Materials; Water Resources & Environment)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 144th ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 10,290 followers
State Clout: Connecticut is 31st on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state

Election History

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House Race