UNITED STATES SENATOR, RICHARD BLUMENTHAL
One of 2 Senators from CT. A Democrat, Blumenthal, was sworn in on January 5, 2011. He is serving his first term as a United States Senator. Senator Blumenthal served an unprecedented five terms as Connecticut’s Attorney General, fighting for people against large and powerful special interests. His aggressive law enforcement for consumer protection, environmental stewardship, labor rights, and personal privacy has helped reshape the role of state attorneys general nationwide, and resulted in the recovery of hundreds of millions of dollars for Connecticut taxpayers and consumers each year.