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Rep. John B. Larson, D-Conn.

Member of the House (9th term)

Democrat



Biography

District: Connecticut - 1st District
Political Highlights: East Hartford Board of Education, 1978-79; East Hartford Town Council, 1979-83; Conn. Senate, 1983-95; sought Democratic nomination for governor, 1994
Born: July 22, 1948; Hartford, Conn.
Residence: East Hartford
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Leslie Larson; three children
Education: Central Connecticut State U., B.S. 1971
Elected: 1998
Committee Assignments: Ethics (Corrine Brown Investigation - Ranking Member); Ways & Means (Social Security; Tax Policy)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 60th ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 15,191 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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