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John Fonfara


Connecticut Senate District 1
  • District Towns
    Hartford, Wethersfield
  • Committees
    Finance Revenue and Bonding, General Law, Executive and Legislative Nominations, Internship, Legislative Management, Planning and Development, Public Safety and Security
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  • Government Experience
    HOUSE, 1987-96; SENATE, 1997-present, Asst. President Pro Tem. (1999-2002), Deputy Majority Leader, (2005-14), Deputy President Pro Tem (2015-present)
  • Community Experience
  • Occupation
    Advertising consultant
  • Education
    B.A., UConn; M.A., Trinity College
  • Birthplace
    Hartford, CT

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